Is CBD Oil The Supplement That Your Workout Is Missing?
|Is CBD Oil The Supplement That Your Workout Is Missing?||Darrell Miller||05/29/18|
May 29, 2018 09:16 AM
Author: Darrell Miller (email@example.com)
Subject: Is CBD Oil The Supplement That Your Workout Is Missing?
Although hard evidence about the effects of cannabinoids like CBD is difficult to come by, our growing understanding of the body's natural endocannabinoid systems suggest that there is at least the potential for benefits from CBD for athletic performance. CBD, for example, may help boost the endocannabinoid system's suppression of pain and inflammation. However, it is also important to note that THC, the psychoactive ingredient in whole marijuana, appears to decrease long-range endurance. More research is sorely needed to understand just how CBD and other cannabinoid compounds impact athletic performance.
- A component called endocannabinoids is found in CBD oil which can help regulate brain function.
- CBD oil is a more viable option for athletics as THC can really hinder levels of endurance.
- CBD oil has not been proven to change a person's heart rate or blood pressure during physical activity yet.
"Despite anecdotal evidence that CBD oil might help with athletic performance and recovery, there actually haven't been any clinical trials examining those effects, says Brook Henry, PhD, an assistant research scientist at the University of California, San Diego's Center for Medical Cannabis Research and department of psychiatry."
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