CBD (cannabidiol) seems to be all the rage among athletes and regular exercisers. Among other things it purports to help relieve pain, reduce muscle soreness and inflammation, improve sleep quality and ease anxiety. Approximately 4 – 6 million UK adults have tried CBD. However, research to support its use is sparse and manufacturers are not allowed to make explicit health claims for it. Here’s what you need to know about cannabidiol.
I’m Anita, an award-winning registered nutritionist, health writer, internationally published author and former British bodybuilding champion. I am accredited by the Association for Nutrition (AfN) and specialise in sport and exercise nutrition.
I have a passion for promoting nutrition in a clear and easy-to-understand format and an ability to turn complex scientific information into accurate, accessible messages. My aim is to motivate and inspire people to lead a healthier life through my books, articles, talks and recipes.