CBD is short for cannabidiol, which is an extract from the Hemp plant. CBD interacts with the Endocannabinoid System in our bodies. This system is a cell signalling network that has cannabinoid receptors. The Endocannabinoid System’s main purpose and function are to ensure the body is operating at a healthy state of balance between most of the major organs, nervous system, and immune system, this internal balance is known as homeostasis.
The Endocannabinoid system helps regulate the following: