Amazing Facts About Your Endocannabinoid System (ECS)

Importance of CBD as a Daily Supplement

Unlocking Wellness: The Healing Power of a CBD Daily Supplement and Our Endocannabinoid System

Introduction:  Our modern world

  1. Over 60% of our population have some degree of arthritis.
  2. Over 1/3 of our population suffers from sleep or insomnia problems.
  3. Over 18% of our adult population suffers from depression.
  4. Over 20% (50,000,000 people) suffer from chronic pain.
  5. Over 75% of Americans experience Stress & Anxiety that affects their physical health.
  6. Over 42% of young adults 18-29 years old suffer from anxiety.
  7. Over 60% (180,000,000) have one or more major inflammatory conditions.

Our ECS, the very internal system that is designed to handle these above conditions is under serious attack.  In order to maintain stable, good health (homeostasis), this system must be maintained in good condition, strong and able to fight against todays technologies and chemicals and living environments.  Read on to learn one way that could have great impact on your health.  Pass it forward.

CBD Daily Supplement Boosts ECS Health

In recent years, the world has witnessed a surge in interest surrounding the potential health benefits of cannabidiol (CBD daily supplement). This non-psychoactive compound, derived from the hemp plant, has been gaining popularity as a natural remedy for various ailments (see above) and in fact has been used for thousands of years in traditional medicine.

To begin with, one of the key reasons behind its effectiveness lies in its interaction with the endocannabinoid system (ECS), a crucial regulatory system in the human body. This system is, in fact, within all living creatures, not just humans.  Then, in this blog post, and in light of the facts stated above, we'll explore the fascinating relationship between CBD as a daily supplement and our ECS, shedding light on how supplementing our endocannabinoid system with CBD can contribute to overall health and well-being and should be a part of your daily supplement program.  Finally, we will help you find the right products to match to your need(s).

Understanding the Endocannabinoid System:

The ECS is a complex cell-signaling system found in all mammals, including humans. Discovered in the 1990s, it plays a vital role in maintaining homeostasis – the balance of various physiological processes. The ECS consists of three main components: endocannabinoids, receptors, and enzymes. Endocannabinoids, produced by the body, bind to receptors located throughout the central nervous system and peripheral tissues.  Enzymes take care of any endocannabinoids remaining beyond what is needed.  

CBD Daily Supplement and the ECS:

CBD, short for cannabidiol, interacts with the ECS by influencing its receptors, particularly CB1 and CB2 receptors. Unlike tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the psychoactive component of cannabis, CBD does not produce a "high." Instead, it offers a range of potential health benefits without the mind-altering effects.  Some benefits are:

  1. Reducing Anxiety and Stress: First, numerous studies suggest that CBD as a daily supplement may have anxiolytic (anxiety-reducing) effects. By interacting with CB1 receptors in the central nervous system, a daily CBD supplement helps modulate the release of neurotransmitters, promoting a sense of calmness and reducing stress.

    Image: A person practicing mindfulnessPerson practicing mindfulness

    References: [1], [2]

  2. Pain Management: Secondly, the analgesic properties of CBD as a daily supplement have made it a promising candidate for managing chronic pain. Through its interaction with CB2 receptors in the peripheral tissues and immune cells, CBD may help alleviate pain and inflammation.

    Image: CBD oil and hemp leaveshemp plant

    References: [3], [4]

  3. Improved Sleep: Thirdly, CBD's impact on the ECS extends to sleep regulation. By influencing the release of neurotransmitters associated with sleep, a daily supplement of CBD may help individuals struggling with insomnia or sleep disturbances achieve a more restful night's sleep.

    Image: A person enjoying a good night's sleepperson getting a good nights sleep

    References: [5], [6]

  4. Supporting Mental Health: Fourthly, emerging research suggests that using CBD as a daily supplement may play a role in supporting mental health by influencing ECS receptors involved in mood regulation. This makes it a potential adjunctive therapy for conditions like depression and bipolar disorder.

    Image: A person practicing mindfulnesspeople practicing mindfulness

    References: [7], [8]

  5. Anti-Inflammatory Effects: Fifthly, chronic inflammation is linked to various health issues, from autoimmune diseases to cardiovascular problems. Using CBD as a daily supplement interacts with CB2 receptors and may contribute to its anti-inflammatory effects, offering potential benefits for conditions involving excessive inflammation.

    Image: Inflammation conceptcauses of inflammation

    References: [9], [10]


Finally, as we delve deeper into the intricate relationship between a daily supplement of CBD and the endocannabinoid system, it becomes evident that boosting our ECS with a CBD daily supplement holds promise for enhancing our overall health and well-being. From anxiety and pain management to sleep support and anti-inflammatory effects, CBD offers a natural alternative for those seeking holistic approaches to health.

While the research surrounding CBD and the ECS is still evolving, the existing body of evidence suggests a bright future for cannabinoid-based therapies. As with any supplement, it's crucial to consult with healthcare professionals before incorporating a daily supplement of CBD into your wellness routine, especially if you are taking medications or have underlying health conditions.

Where to get the Best CBD Daily Supplements

One of the best CBD daily supplements comes from Triple Crown Organics, a company that produces premium CBD products that are made from organic hemp grown on their farm in the Kentucky Bluegrass, USA4. Their products are third-party tested to ensure purity and potency, and they offer a wide range of products, including tinctures, gummies, and topicals4. However, it is important to note that the use of CBD products is not regulated by the FDA, and more research is needed to fully understand their potential benefits and risks2.

On our journey toward optimal health, understanding and harnessing the potential of the endocannabinoid system with a daily CBD supplement may pave the way for a more balanced and harmonious life.


  1. Campos AC, Moreira FA, Gomes FV, et al. Multiple mechanisms involved in the large-spectrum therapeutic potential of cannabidiol in psychiatric disorders. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2012;367(1607):3364-3378.
  2. Blessing EM, Steenkamp MM, Manzanares J, Marmar CR. Cannabidiol as a Potential Treatment for Anxiety Disorders. Neurotherapeutics. 2015;12(4):825-836.
  3. Mlost J, Bryk M, Starowicz K. Cannabinoid Signaling in Health and Disease. Biomolecules. 2020;10(6):pii: E843.
  4. Russo EB. Cannabinoids in the management of difficult to treat pain. Ther Clin Risk Manag. 2008;4(1):245-259.
  5. Babson KA, Sottile J, Morabito D. Cannabis, Cannabinoids, and Sleep: a Review of the Literature. Curr Psychiatry Rep. 2017;19(4):23.
  6. Shannon S, Lewis N, Lee H, Hughes S. Cannabidiol in Anxiety and Sleep: A Large Case Series. Perm J. 2019;23:18-041.
  7. Crippa JA, Derenusson GN, Ferrari TB, et al. Neural basis of anxiolytic effects of cannabidiol (CBD) in generalized social anxiety disorder: a preliminary report. J Psychopharmacol. 2011;25(1):121-130.
  8. Zuardi AW, Crippa JA, Hallak JE, et al. Cannabidiol, a Cannabis sativa constituent, as an anxiolytic drug. Rev Bras Psiquiatr. 2009;31(2):250-256.
  9. Nagarkatti P, Pandey R, Rieder SA, Hegde VL, Nagarkatti M. Cannabinoids as novel anti-inflammatory drugs. Future Med Chem. 2009;1(7):1333-1349.
  10. Izzo AA, Borrelli F, Capasso R, Di Marzo V, Mechoulam R. Non-psychotropic plant cannabinoids: new therapeutic opportunities from an ancient herb. Trends Pharmacol Sci. 2009;30(10):515-527.
  11. References: 2: CBD and Your Endocannabinoid System: How it Works 3: CBD and the Endocannabinoid System | Learn More | CBD Oil Review 4: Home | Triple Crown CBD 1: Endocannabinoid System

Wishing you Health & Wellness and an Abundant Life,

Craig Wrigley

Founder & CEO

Triple Crown Organics


Back to blog

Leave a comment