Sports and CBD

Sports and CBD

Derrick Morgan, Nate Diaz, Eugene Monroe – these are just some of the current athletes who are using CBD oil. In fact, many of today’s athletes and a number of former ones are endorsing the use of CBD (Cannabidiol). CBD is just one of more than 100 chemical compounds referred to as ‘cannabinoids’ that are derived from the cannabis plant. Even though research on CBD’s health benefits is somewhat limited at the moment, it has shown a lot of promise in helping athletes deal many conditions that come about as a result of athletic competition – pain and inflammation, muscle soreness, joint pain, muscle recovery, etc. Cannabidiol boasts many of the same potential benefits as THC, but unlike the latter, it is non-psychoactive – which means it will not get you high. Based on what’s currently known in the world of CBD, here’s why athletes from around the world are taking it to heal and recover faster, and the influence it has in the sports world. Related Post The male cannabis plant, not quite as useless as you might have thought Why should Athletes take CBD? Even though every athlete has uniquely distinct genetics, they must all get used to the one thing which is a part of their daily jobs: taking a fair amount of physical and mental stress. Training adaptation, the goal to increase performance, physical trauma during competition and a history of injuries all lead to unnecessary fatigue and pain, which can put a cap on an…

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