Anyone who’s ever experienced a crippling hangover (i.e. most people) will know just how debilitating they can be. Overdoing it even slightly the night before can be more than enough to wreck your entire day. The psychological and physical pain of a hangover being borderline unbearable at the best of times.
So it’s hardly surprising that for the huge chunk of the population that enjoys the odd libation, a cure for the common hangover is the Holy Grail. Not to mention, an elusive remedy that could boost productivity and almost eliminate absenteeism for businesses worldwide.
There’s already a pretty big market for hangover cures, but overwhelming majority share the same issue…they don’t work. In fact, they do nothing at all – it’s a billion-dollar industry that’s populated predominantly by placebos.
But what about CBD? There’s talk suggesting CBD could be the ultimate hangover cure, so is strategic strain selection really the answer?
The Painful Science of Hangovers
Hangovers are triggered by two of the negative effects alcohol has on the body – toxicity and dehydration. The more booze your throw down your neck, the more potent these problems become.
Dehydration alone has the potential to leave you feeling weak,