Cannabidiol (CBD) is one of the many active cannabinoids in industrial grown hemp. Cannabinoids directly interact with your body's endocannabinoid system to maintain an internal balance known as homeostasis. We also have an article on how our body interacts with CBD that you can read more on how CBD affects your body.
According to Jillian Kubala, MS, RD, of Healthline.com, CBD can relieve pain, reduce anxiety and depression, alleviate cancer-related symptoms, might have neuroprotective properties, benefit heart health, and much more! Each of the 100+ cannabinoids found in hemp or even the cannabis plant serves its own purpose. For example, CBN can significantly prolong sleeping time resulting in better sleep. Therefore, CBN is the perfect for combating sleep issues such as insomnia.
Use the interactive CBD benefits list below to see how CBD and other cannabinoids help nurture the human brain and body. Each circle color represents a different active cannabinoid. Simply click on the cannabinoid below to learn more. We also linked published studies related to each of the cannabinoid below.