The endocannabinoid system is a biological system composed of endocannabinoids, which are endogenous lipid-based retrograde neurotransmitters that bind to cannabinoid receptors, and cannabinoid receptor proteins that are expressed throughout the vertebrate central nervous system and peripheral nervous system.
The Endocannabinoid System: A Patient Overview
There’s a physiologic system found in all vertebrates – and sea quirts and nematodes – named after cannabis: the endocannabinoid system.
Cannabis and Acupuncture: Recent research shows that, like cannabis, acupuncture actually works to regulate the endocannabinoid system.
The many alternative healing modalities that together are grouped into the term “Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)” have been in operation in China and other parts of Asia for over 5,000 years.
Cannabis and Health: Unlocking Your Endocannabinoid System
When it comes to understanding the role of cannabis in helping to mend and protect our bodies, it helps to think of cannabinoids as nature’s “spare key” to unlock the endocannabinoid system.
The Endocannabinoid System – How does Marijuana Work Therapeutically? Dr. Dustin Sulak Explains.
At our integrative medical clinics in Maine and Massachusetts, my colleagues and I treat over 18,000 patients with a huge diversity of diseases and symptoms.
What Is The Endocannabinoid System?
What is the endocannabinoid system? The endocannabinoid system is actually the molecular system responsible for regulating and balancing many processes in the body including immune response
Illness, Inflammation, and the Endocannabinoid System; the “Bricks and Mortar” of Health
Cannabis is not a one size fits all type of medicine. It is important that you contact a medical cannabis expert who is well versed in cannabis and its impact on your health.
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