Cannabidiol, widely referred to as CBD, has therapeutic properties that can help athletes recover from their workouts. It’s pain-relieving properties can relieve the tension on the body, while its mind-altering effects can assist certain athletes to push a little harder in the region when the exercise gets really rough. This may mean, for athletes, managing post-workout inflammation, reducing muscle strain, and managing dehydration from strenuous exercise.
“Cannabis has been shown to be good for pain control and can be useful while training at non-peak levels…Like a runner’s high, cannabis can help with endurance.”-Harvard-trained physician and cannabis therapeutics specialist Jordan Tishler
Today athletes are opening up about alternative healing modalities that have helped them train, recover, reduce inflammation and more.
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CBD can help athletes strengthen their immune system, reduce stress and anxiety, speed up recovery, relieve pain, get better sleep as well as potential to reduce inflammation.