Like many people, you might be struggling to lose those last few pounds. But many drugstore variety weight loss supplements come with some pretty scary side effects and ingredients you can't even pronounce!
Is CBD a more natural solution?
You probably know about the many health benefits of adding a CBD supplement to your routine. But what you may not know is the exciting new information about how this incredible natural substance may be able to help you meet your weight loss goals.
CBD is a non-psychoactive phytocannabinoid with anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, anxiolytic, anti-psychotic, anti-tumor, and anti-emetic properties. That's a LOT of "Anti"s! It’s helping countless individuals around the world tackle chronic pain, achieve restful sleep, balance their mood, and more.
CBD is also proving to be a powerhouse supplement for people who have struggled to lose excess weight.
The exciting news: CBD has been positively linked to the treatment and prevention of obesity. Remarkably, CBD was found to:
Collectively, these results stem from the ability of CBD to induce “fat browning” – that is, converting what is normally white-colored fat tissue (WAT-white adipose tissue) that stores energy to beige-colored fat tissue (BAT-brown and beige adipose tissue) that burns it. Who knew?!
Your metabolic balance can also play a critical role in your ability to maintain a healthy weight. And a study published in 2012 examined the effects of different phytocannabinoids, such as cannabinol (CBN) and CBD, and demonstrated that cannabinol increased food intake and body weight gain, while CBD decreased food consumption and weight gain. Researchers have also found that CBD helps with decreasing the expression of proteins involved in lipogenesis, or the generation of fat cells.
As always, it's VERY important to talk to your doctor about your health concerns before starting any weight loss plan. But the following general guidelines can help you learn the best CBD dose that will support your weight loss goals:
Of course we would be remiss if we didn't say that diet and exercise are key for a healthy lifestyle. Same as CBD, you'll want to find what works for you! We also love adding in Essential Oils (we LOVE Young Living) as well as other modalities such as reiki, meditation & acupuncture. So many good choices!
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Late 2020 and the escalation of the COVID pandemic brought multiple medical research university departments together to publish their thoughts and findings regarding CBD and COVID-19.
Four departments from three countries showcased their reasons that they felt CBD was worthy of being considered and inspired others to “further targeted studies”.