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    Cannabis 101: What Are Phytocannabinoids?

    There are three classes of cannabinoids: endocannabinoids, phytocannabinoids, and synthetic cannabinoids. Endocannabinoids are marijuana-like compounds produced by our bodies that activate the endocannabinoid system, the largest neurotransmitter system in the body. Where do phytocannabinoids come from? Your body’s cannabinoid receptors and endocannabinoid levels are also responsive to exogenous cannabinoids, or cannabinoids made outside the body. […]

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    Cannabis 101: What is the Endocannabinoid System?

    The purpose of your endocannabinoid system is to maintain balance, called homeostasis. The endocannabinoid system modulates almost every physiological process of your mind and body including memory, pain, appetite, mood, and reproduction. All these processes are highly influenced by your environment, but the cannabinoid system is there to fine tune cells, put on the brakes […]

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    What is Endocannabinoid Deficiency?

    Clinical Endocannabinoid Deficiency (CECD) was coined by Dr. Ethan Russo in 2004 to characterize symptoms found when there is not enough endocannabinoid system signaling. Most of the disease states related to CECD are marked by chronic pain, dysfunctional immune systems, fatigue, and mood imbalances. This is not surprising as the endocannabinoid system (ECS) regulates most […]

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    Vitamin D Deficiency – How The Government Lied To You

    What if your government lied to you about your health?  What if there was a cheap blood test covered by health insurance that could diagnose the real root of your health problems? What if there was a cheap vitamin you could buy at your pharmacy to replace your expensive prescription medications with their toxic side […]

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    Why All Cannabis Is Medical Marijuana

    But I’m not dying… The distinction between medical marijuana and recreational marijuana has made Americans believe there are only two uses for cannabis: getting high or treating a terminal illness like cancer. In states that have legalized medical marijuana, there are huge differences in what medical conditions qualify a patient to obtain a medical card […]

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    Exercise Boosts Your Endocannabinoid Levels

    The endocannabinoid system is the largest neurotransmitter system in your body, Your activity level can determine your endocannabinoid levels. Healthy amounts of exercise boost levels of the endocannabinoid anandamide in your body and brain. This will help prevent endocannabinoid deficiency, a condition where your entire body is out of balance and you feel sluggish, moody, […]

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