In today’s article, we are going to explore one of the most well-known and important neurotransmitters – serotonin. As with gamma-aminobutyric acid, or GABA, serotonin can’t cross the blood-brain barrier to do its work. Although it can be consumed in the diet, serotonin must be synthesized at its site of action because it is almost fully metabolized prior to absorption.
CBD is certainly no longer the new kid on the block. In the last five years, it has exploded on the market in products that range from shampoos, skin creams, tinctures, suppositories, and (well, we’re sure you guessed it) troches of course! Why is CBD use so widespread?