fbpx

CBD For Flu Season

Winter is coming! That means longer nights, colder weather, and endless bottles of NyQuil and bowls of chicken noodle soup. Or does it? Flu season is upon us, but we have a secret weapon in our pockets. CBD! While cannabidiol, also known as CBD, can’t cure the flu or the common cold, it can help boost your immune system and make those flu symptoms a lot more bearable. Read on to discover how to beat flu season with CBD wellness!*

What is CBD?

CBD is the compound naturally found in the cannabis plant. The non-psychoactive cousin to THC, CBD can’t get you high. Instead, when ingested, CBD gets to work on your body’s endocannabinoid system. Our body’s endocannabinoid system is in charge of regulating sleep patterns, appetite and general mood. Our bodies already produce cannabinoids in its regulation of emotion and sleep – ingesting CBD can trigger the release of more.*

What does CBD do?

In addition to triggering the release of cannabinoids, CBD also works with the nervous system to intercept the transmission of pain signals in the body. It also influences the release of specific hormones and enzymes that can aid in digestive health and cognitive function.*

CBD & Your Immune System

CBD is a known anti-inflammatory agent. Inflammation is the body’s natural response to harmful stimuli. Some diseases such as arthritis and Chrons disease cause the body to respond with excess inflammation. Many people who suffer from inflammatory diseases rely on CBD for a naturopathic treatment. In addition to soothing inflammatory symptoms, cannabinoids have been shown to interact with the body’s endocannabinoid system to promote maximum immune function and optimal health.*

CBD For Flu Aches & Pains

Millions of people living with chronic pain (or suffering from the aches and pains associated with the flu) turn to CBD as an alternative to harsh, potentially-damaging pharmaceutical drugs. CBD is a natural analgesic. It has been shown to inhibit the body’s absorption of anandamide, a compound associated with pain regulation. CBD helps calm inflammation, reduce pain and provide instant relief for head colds and body aches.*

CBD For Catching Z’s

The best medicine for any cold or flu is sleep. Rest jumpstarts the body’s ability to heal naturally. By calming inflammation, reducing anxiety and soothing chronic pain, CBD helps to promote relaxation and encourage deep sleep.*

Brothers Recommends

How are we gearing up for flu season? We’re hunkering down with a hot mug of Brothers caffeine-free Golden Dream CBD Tea with an added teaspoon of Brothers Wild Rosin Honey. Golden Dream CBD Tea was formulated especially with sleep in mind, to bring you sweet, golden dreams. Brothers Apothecary Wild Rosin Honey combines the natural antimicrobial, soothing properties of raw, ethically-harvested wildflower honey with CBD. By the time you finish your mug of steaming hot Golden Dream Tea with Wild Rosin Honey, you’ll be breathing easier, your pain will be dissipating, and you’ll be ready to fall into a deep sleep. No NyQuil needed… although we’ll still take that chicken noodle soup.

Want an easy immunity boost? The Brothers Immunity Support | CBD + Turmeric Capsules are an easy fix. Keep a bottle on hand for an extra kick of immunity all winter long.*

 

*The Apothecary LLC are not doctors and we do not provide medical advice. None of the information on this site, including information in any press release or blog post, constitutes legal or medical advice by us.

These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

The views, thoughts, and opinions expressed in the text belong solely to the author, and not necessarily to the author’s employer, organization, committee or other group or individual.

Want more?

6 Surprising Health Benefits of CBD Tea

Recent Posts you may love...

Super Green CBD Matcha Smoothie

Super Green CBD Matcha Smoothie Greens greens greens There's a reason your doctor (and parents) told you to work green food into your everyday: they're full of fiber, vitamins, minerals & phytochemicals that benefit the whole body Combining CBD...

Read more >

CBD Pumpkin Spice Chai Donuts

CBD Pumpkin Spice Chai Donuts Autumn is here, and you know what that means: it's pumpkin spice season! And don't listen to the haters when they say Pumpkin Spice is basic Just because it's universally loved, doesn't mean it isn't good Let's embrace...

Read more >

The Best CBD Tea: Choosing the Right CBD Tea for You

Choosing the Best CBD Tea for You CBD tea is one of the best ways to use cannabis, and for good reason So what's the best CBD tea And what do you need to know when shopping for the right one Unlike extract or oils that may use chemical-heavy...

Read more >

Pineapple Hibiscus CBD Cocktail Recipe

Pineapple Hibiscus CBD Cocktail As the summer season comes to a close, we believe there's no better way to send it off than with a CBD tea cocktail (or mocktail) Heck, it could be the dead of winter and this is a great idea! We’re combining our...

Read more >

CBD Honey Cream Latte

During isolation, we've really started to up our at home coffee game Turns out making your own coffee every day inspires trying tons of new recipes and flavors because, well, why not Enter the CBD Honey Cream Latte Seriously, this thing is...

Read more >

Rise and Shine: The Perfect Morning Routine

A good morning routine helps set the tone for the day Routines add stability and they can lead to some amazing benefits Routines can help boost happiness, increase productivity and help to reduce stress levels throughout the day They also enable...

Read more >

Quick and Easy CBD Honey Granola

Quick and Easy CBD Granola Granola is a great breakfast food when done right It can be a powerful source of nutrients, protein, and fiber, which fuels the body for an active physical and mental day It's also versatile, making it a great snack for...

Read more >

Vegan CBD Ice Cream: Chai Awakening

Vegan CBD Ice Cream: Chai Awakening One thing we love more than a cup of Chai Awakening is our small-batch Chai Awakening CBD Ice Cream While you can't find this on shelves yet, chances are, you may have tried this at one of our seasonal pop ups If...

Read more >

CBD Honey Balsamic Glazed Mixed Veggies

CBD Honey Balsamic Glazed Mixed Veggies Summer is here! That means times for hearty cookouts with friends and family One of our favorite ways to balance out a meat-heavy grill day is with some colorful, crunchy roasted veggies (and hey, why not add...

Read more >

Meet the Ingredients: Renewing CBD Face Cream

Meet Our New CBD Face Cream: 3 Star Ingredients When it comes to skincare, using the right products can be just as important as making sure you're eating the right foods When we launched our skin care line in Spring of 2020, this was the first...

Read more >

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Get updates from the brothers.

unsubscribe at anytime!