Support your joint health to maintain a pain-free, active lifestyle
Many people turn to supplements for added support and resilience against tissue degeneration and joint deterioration.
Common joint support products like Biogen Joint Care OptiMSM contain research-backed ingredients such as methylsulfonylmethane (MSM), hydrolysed collagen, glucosamine sulphate, chondroitin sulphate and calcium. What you may not realise is that cannabidiol (CBD) also offers potential benefits for joint health.
Understanding Joint Health
Joint structures include connective tissues that enable our bones to move through complex interactions between muscles, tendons and ligaments.
Our joints also contain tissues like cartilage, which covers and cushions the bone ends, and synovial fluid, a lubricating substance within the joint capsule. The coordinated function of these elements ensures joint stability, flexibility, and smooth motion, ensuring our bodies move efficiently and without discomfort.
However, over time, joint structures and function can deteriorate due to factors such as age, overuse, poor exercise technique, injury, or various chronic conditions, leading to discomfort, stiffness, and reduced mobility. And this is where joint support supplements can help.
The Role of CBD in Joint Health
CBD, a naturally-occurring, active non-psychoactive compound found in the cannabis or hemp plant’s resinous flower, has been used for its natural medicinal and therapeutic benefits for thousands of years, but it is only recently that interest in its potential joint health benefits has emerged.
CBD is one of over 100 cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant, and it interacts with the endocannabinoid system in our bodies. This system plays a vital role in regulating various physiological processes, including pain perception and inflammation.
Here are 3 ways CBD may benefit joint health:
CBD Supplements for Joint Health
Given the potential benefits of CBD for joint health, adding a product like Biogen CBD Joint Recover and Repair to your existing joint health supplement stack may help to relieve joint pain associated with osteoarthritis and inflammation.
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