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CBD in Austin Texas

The best way to explain CBD is that it is a highly anti-inflammatory central nervous system and hormone superfood with powerful nutrition capable of improving brain function, mood, sleep, pain, and more.


Cannabidiol (CBD) is a non-intoxicating compound found in the Cannabis sativa plant. It has gained popularity in recent years for its potential health benefits, including reducing anxiety and stress, improving sleep, and reducing inflammation and pain.


One of the main ways that CBD is thought to work is by interacting with the body's endocannabinoid system (ECS). The ECS is a network of receptors and neurotransmitters that plays a role in a variety of physiological processes, including pain, mood, and appetite. CBD is thought to interact with receptors in the ECS, potentially helping to regulate these processes.

There is a growing body of evidence to support the use of CBD for a variety of health conditions. For example, a review of the literature found that CBD may be effective in reducing anxiety and improving sleep in individuals with anxiety disorders (Blessing, et al., 2015). In addition, CBD has been shown to reduce inflammation and pain in animal studies (Costa, et al., 2007) and has been used as a treatment for chronic pain in humans (Baron, et al., 2018).


CBD has also been studied for its potential role in treating other conditions, including epilepsy, Parkinson's disease, and multiple sclerosis. In 2018, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a CBD-based medication called Epidiolex for the treatment of two rare forms of epilepsy, Lennox-Gastaut syndrome and Dravet syndrome.


While the research on CBD is promising, it is important to note that more research is needed to fully understand its mechanisms of action and optimal use in clinical practice. It is also important to be aware that the FDA has not approved CBD as a treatment for any medical condition, and it is not intended to diagnose, treat, or cure any disease.


In addition, it is important to be aware that the quality and purity of CBD products can vary widely. Some products may contain contaminants or may not contain the amount of CBD listed on the label. It is important to purchase CBD products from reputable sources and to speak with a healthcare professional before starting any new treatment.


Overall, CBD is a promising compound with potential health benefits, but more research is needed to fully understand its mechanisms of action and optimal use in clinical practice.


References:


Baron, E. P., & Lucas, P. (2018). Medical marijuana for chronic pain: A review. Current Pain and Headache Reports, 22(10), 97.

Blessing, E. M., Steenkamp, M. M., Manzanares, J., & Marmar, C. R. (2015). Cannabidiol as a potential treatment for anxiety disorders. Neurotherapeutics, 12(4), 825-836.


Costa, B., Giagnoni, G., Franke, C., Trovato, A. E., & Colleoni, M. (2007). Vanilloid TRPV1 receptor mediates the anti-inflammatory effect of cannabidiol, a non-psychoactive cannabinoid, in a rat model of acute inflammation. British Journal of Pharmacology, 150(5), 578-583.


If you still have questions or are you curious enough to book your first appointment? Give us a call or stop in anytime we’re open (hours and location are posted below) and our friendly, well-informed staff can answer your questions and advise you on making your first appointment. You can also email us at: info@cryobodyworks.com



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CBD Austin located inside

Cryo Body Works

(512) 522 0221

3501 Hyridge Dr

Austin, TX 78759


Mon - Fri 10AM – 7PM


Sat 11AM - 5PM


Sun 12PM - 4PM

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