In today’s modern world Hemp is making a re-emergence as a critically important part of our diet. Why?
Science is why, Scientists have discovered that Hemp is full of things called Cannabinoids, which are molecules of the plant, but what’s most interesting is how these Molecules interact with the human body and why.
It has been discovered that Human beings have an Endocannabinoid System or ECS in short. What does this mean? We have Cannabinoid
Here is an exert from “The Scientist”written by
Jul 17, 2017
The presence of these receptors sparked a quest to find natural ligands that bind to them. The first endocannabinoid identified, a fatty acid-based agonist for both receptors, was named anandamide, based on the Sanskrit word ananda meaning “inner bliss.” A second agonist, 2-arachidonoylglycerol (2-AG), did not get so groovy a
Why is this important information? We as Human beings create Cannabinoids in our bodies, We have an internal cannabinoid factory and when we are healthy the factory produces natural cannabinoids that help us stay healthy and balanced.
The Good news and the Bad news about CBD, Cannabinoids and the ECS
There is good news and bad news about CBD and Cannabinoids, The bad news is, We are not amazing producers of natural cannabinoids or and so sometimes we need help to get our ECS back in balance. Our Cannabinoid receptors are called CB1 and CB2 located respectively in the Brain and in our Chest area proliferating out throughout our Body and nerve endings
The good news is Cannabinoids from Hemp fit our receptors perfectly, think of a lock and key scenario and the key is coded. The Fact that we produce our own and can receive the benefit of Cannabinoids from the Natural occurring properties of Hemp should tell us all we need to know
When we are healthy our ECS is thought to help moderate Sleep, Pain , Inflammation, Stress and Anxiety and Appetite.
Humans and Hemp have lived many many generations together. Humans utilizing it for Food, Medicine, Shelter, Clothing, Rope and much more.
The Author & CBDLAnd are not medical advisors or Practitioners and we make no Medical Claims regarding Hemp