Our Endocannabinoid System Has Been Shown To Help Regulate Liver And Kidney Functionality. Can CBD Help In This Process?

Our Endocannabinoid System Has Been Shown To Help Regulate Liver And Kidney Functionality. Can CBD Help In This Process? Researchers at U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) understand just how important the endocannabinoid system is for our good health. A lot depends on how CB1 and CB2 cannabinoid receptors work. In both the liver and…

Father Of Cannabis Research Returns After Nearly 60 Years To Help Bridge The Gap Between Funding And Medical Cannabis Treatment

Father Of Cannabis Research Returns After Nearly 60 Years To Help Bridge The Gap Between Funding And Medical Cannabis Treatment Prof. Raphael Mechoulam was the first scientist to isolate and eventually synthesize the active psychoactive ingredients in the cannabis plant like THC, CBD, and several other cannabinoids. This paved the way for the discovery of…

Cannabis And The “Runner’s High” Might Have More Similarities Than Previously Thought

Cannabis And The “Runner’s High” Might Have More Similarities Than Previously Thought What we know as “Runner’s High”, the euphoric feeling after running or vigorous exercise, is not triggered by endorphins, a type of opioid. Researchers from the University Medical Center in Hamburg, Germany found that running stimulates the body’s endocannabinoid system, the biological system…

Studies Suggest Our ECS Plays A Role In Stress, Appetite, And Even Libido. How Does Cannabis Affect These Functions?

Studies Suggest Our ECS Plays A Role In Stress, Appetite, And Even Libido. How Does Cannabis Affect These Functions? Our hormones regulate our mood, sleep, body temperature, and even control our libido. Since we know that cannabis also affects the same, it is quite clear that cannabis interacts with our hormones via the endocrine system.…

A Greater Understanding Of Our Own Endocannabinoid System Will Help Us To Better Understand How Cannabinoids Work

A Greater Understanding Of Our Own Endocannabinoid System Will Help Us To Better Understand How Cannabinoids Work Research tells us that our body has a system of neurotransmitters and receptors called the Endocannabinoid System (ECS) which breaks down the endocannabinoids, but we still don’t know a lot about how it works. These receptors are located…