Our Endocannabinoid System (ECS) is a complex and physiological system, which contributes to homeostatic balance through application of cannabinoids (CBD).

Furthermore cannabinoids are suggested to be effective in areas of ASD, as this study suggests. Which found compounds, namely the CB2 receptor may hold potential benefits for CBD and autism. 

Cannabinoids are a class of diverse compounds in the cannabis plant active in toning our endocannabinoid system.

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To sum up the process of the cannabinoids, which can’t be argued, the natura
anandamide interaction between the ECS and receptors appear to create mood enhancers, many desire. 

The two main receptors identified are CB1 and CB2primarily located in the brain, as well as our immune system. In neurological disorders, high levels of abnormal activity causes stress. For example, agitated behaviours in autism is increased from overload of sensory stimuli which, as a result may lead to shutdown mode, or stimming to manage anxiety. 

Find out more here about how CBD and autism interacts.

Namely cannabinoids appear to hold many benefits for neurological health, but lets not forget about our endocannabinoid system (ECS) too!

At present there are over 130 identified cannabinoids in the cannabis plant, including tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), responsible for psychoactive attributes.

Other types of cannabinoids include

THCA (tetrahydrocannabinolic acid)

CBN (cannabinol)

CBG (cannabigerol)

THCV (tetrahydrocannabivarin)

CBDA (cannabidiolic acid)

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Cell to cell communications from phytocannabinoids produce a sticky substance otherwise known as resinWhich can be found on the trichomes protecting the female plant. 

You will find that female cannabis plants are highly respected amongst cannabis growers on the contrary she contains therapeutic properties, whilst promoting homeostasis balance.
Here is a study about the discovery of our ECS and effects of cannabinoids on our wellbeing to enlighten your senses! 

For more information on CBD and autism take a read of this article.

How do I take CBD?

Tinctures are the oldest method of medicinal cannabis, used for thousands of years in traditional herbal treatments. 

As a rule concentrates are alcohol based. This allows for extraction of cannabinoids from the plant. CBD tinctures can contain up to 70% alcohol to conceal the bitter taste of hemp, as well as maintain storage levels.

Concentrates can contain high amounts of sugars and additives, but if you are looking for fine tuning of dosage, tinctures are recommended.

Meanwhile CBD oils are convenient to use and provide high absorption rate via the sublingual approach.

Moreover, ease of the oral application omits first-pass effect with less liver impact. This offers CBD oils as a possible option for chronic conditions and painNot only that, applying cannabinoids into your life may offer therapeutic advantages too, as well as assisting many dealing with insomnia.

Let’s summarise more here with the ideal dosage of CBD for personal prescription!

Cannabinoids are also lipophilic which play an important role in the metabolism of the oil. So start your day with a boost by a drop of oil in a milky coffee for maximum bioavailability! However look for CBD oils extracted with C02 pressure, or mixed with a natural carrier oil for a finer quality of product. 

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Why not make CBD vaping a part of your healthy approach by leaving the tobacco behind! Likewise CBD may support with nasty withdrawal symptoms too! 
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E-Liquids are a quick way to get CBD in your bloodstream which offer instant results. 

However, continuous puffs are required as the CBD leaves the body as quickly. In this case dosage is dependent on type of e-liquids, vape juice or flower used. Find a natural hemp vape juice here easily.

Is micro-dosing CBD flower something to consider?

Micro-dosing is perfect for adding to your entourage effect for continuous mellow vibes! Vape your cannabis blossoms with the correct tools such aPax Vapes which come highly recommended!

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CBD topical creams are safe products for organic skin care!

Treat yourselves to a luscious lip balm or hemp creams loaded with fresh ingredients for organic balance. CBD topicals are suitable for many skin conditions, nevertheless a skin test is recommended as limonene can irritate skin.

Find a CBD pain relief cream here for joint inflammation, muscle pain and localised areas of pain. 

Otherwise try our CBD topical as an essential for the family medicine cabinet? Suitable for kids too and perfect for those nasty knee scrapes, insect bites or common skin rashes.

Edibles and CBD gummies are popular for bonbons of gourmets which offer lush hits of cannabinoid flavas! 

Additionally why not use edibles as a ‘top up’ throughout the day for that extra mellow? 

But be mindful of sugar content! 

Likewise check out our Cannafam page for recommended CBD gummies and goodies to feast on as well as lots more hemp essentials!


The essence of CBD supplements provide discreetness for reassurance with the familiar onus of application and appeals to many.Oral CBD supplements


CBD Capsules also allow for accurate dosage, however unlike CBD oils, CBD pills are subject to additional breakdown in your digestive tract via first pass effect which can affect the CBD.

If you dislike the harsh after taste of hemp then CBD gel supplements might be for you. Find CBD capsules here.

CBD patches are suitable however if you have an intolerance to an oil, offering 24 hour care with less liver impact.

Since cannabinoids are hydrophobic and can affect how CBD is applied. Nevertheless, a transdermal patch overlooks this issue with a water soluble base absorbed through the aqueous layer of the skin. At the same time transdermal delivery carry cannabinoids through a systematic effect and offers a higher concentration of CBD.

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Read more here at our blog about how we, as a family living with CBD and autism, manage our endocannabinoid system for budding wellness!

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CBD is the missing piece of your homeostatic jigsaw!