Immune Function

Immune Function

Autoimmune diseases are diseases in which your body’s defense system triggers an abnormal inflammatory response. MS, Crohn’s, lupus, scleroderma, and graft vs. host disease are autoimmune diseases.

Articles in Immune Function

An excerpt adapted from The Rebel's Apothecary: A Practical Guide to the Healing Magic of Cannabis, CBD, and Mushrooms.
Eight Remarkable Medicinal Mushrooms
A molecular biologist deconstructs sensationalist claims that cannabis can prevent or treat the coronavirus.
A zany proposal from French scientists.
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Could cannabidiol be a breakthrough therapy to replace or lessen the use of steroids?
covid-19 cells
What science says about CBD as an anti-viral agent. And, how prohibition is making a bad situation worse.
What would you do if you were faced with the intractable symptoms of CFS? One woman's life-changing experience with cannabis.
Clinical trials are underway to treat a rare autoimmune disease by targeting the endocannabinoid system.
Runner at start of race (close-up)
Evidence is accumulating that the endocannabinoid system contributes significantly to the so-called "runner's high."
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Cannabis is well established as a medicine and should not prevent patients from receiving a necessary transplant

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