CBD For Joint Pain
An estimated 10 million people in the UK suffer from arthritis, Adding to the challenges faced by sufferers, it’s often found alongside other chronic conditions, such as heart disease, diabetes and obesity. Keeping good posture, moving the joints regularly through exercise, and heat-and-cold therapy can all help prevent or treat arthritis, CBD has since become another way of treating arthritis and joint pain! CBD works by empowering your working with your endocannabinoid system to regulate physiological and cognitive functions like appetite, anxiety, mood, pain-sensation, and inflammation.
A 2016 study conducted on rats found that CBD was a reliever of joint pain. Even more exciting, the study suggested that CBD could even prevent the development of joint pain. The study said, “These findings suggest that CBD may be a safe, useful therapeutic for treating OA joint neuropathic pain.” Another study showed that “CBD, through its combined immunosuppressive and anti-inflammatory actions, has a potent anti-arthritic effect. As more studies take place, CBD is becoming a more recognised treatment of arthritis!
The Arthritis Foundation suggests that if you want to try CBD oil, work with a doctor who is familiar with using CBD. Start with low doses and build up the dosage each day until you reach your optimum daily dosage where the CBD is most effective. Hello Hemp CBD's recommended daily dosage is 3 drops per day.