Category Archives: Endocannabinoid System

What is the Endocannabinoid System?

We all have a nervous system, a respiratory system, and a circulatory system, among others. In 1988, scientists discovered another one: the endocannabinoid system, or ECS, which produces molecules similar to cannabis in the body. They’re so numerous, that there are more in the human brain than any other receptors. At first, scientists thought endocannabinoid […]

Everything You Want to Know About CBD Topicals

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As CBD continues growing in popularity as a natural remedy for a variety of ailments, so do the available methods of CBD consumption. But did you know that CBD is effective when applied directly to the skin? That’s right, CBD is a natural analgesic (aka pain reliever) and anti-inflammatory aid.  So, if you suffer from […]

Clinical Endocannabinoid Deficiency Syndrome: Can CBD Help?

Endocannabinoid System

Have you ever heard of Clinical Endocannabinoid Deficiency Syndrome? If you suffer from pain conditions, depression, anxiety, or really any other condition, you may have an endocannabinoid deficiency. Your endocannabinoid system is responsible for maintaining homeostasis. Homeostasis is “the ability of an organism or environment to maintain stability in spite of changes.” Simply put, to […]