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Can CBD Happy-Furever™ help my dogs with cognitive decline/cognitive dysfunction?Updated 8 months ago

Research into CBD's effects on canine cognitive dysfunction is still in the early stages, but there is some evidence to suggest it may be beneficial. For instance, a study published in the Journal of Neuroscience found that cannabinoids could have neuroprotective effects, which means they may help protect brain cells from damage. This is a promising area of research for conditions like cognitive decline.


Specifically, regarding cognitive dysfunction in dogs, which is similar to dementia in humans, there is anecdotal evidence and some preliminary scientific backing that CBD may help mitigate some symptoms. This could be due to its anti-inflammatory properties, which may reduce brain inflammation, a contributing factor to cognitive decline, and its potential to support the endocannabinoid system, which plays a part in maintaining cognitive function.


Moreover, the carrier oil in CBD products can also contribute to cognitive health. Many CBD oils, including those for dogs, use MCT (Medium-Chain Triglyceride) oil as a carrier. MCT oil, often derived from coconut oil, has been studied for its potential cognitive benefits.


For example, a study in the "Journal of Alzheimer's Disease" showed that MCTs could provide an alternative energy source for brain cells that have lost the ability to use glucose efficiently, a common issue in aging brains and cognitive decline.


MCT oil is broken down into ketones, which are an alternative energy source for the brain and may help improve brain function in dogs with cognitive dysfunction. This is why MCT oil is often recommended for dogs with signs of cognitive decline, as it may help to support brain health and cognitive function.


If your dog suffers from cognitive dysfunction or if you're seeing signs of cognitive decline due to old age, we would highly recommend that you get them started on Happy-Furever™.

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