Inflammation

Inflammation

Inflammation is the process by which your body protects you from infection but unregulated becomes a disease. Symptoms include redness, swelling, pain, and stiffness. Chronic inflammation has been linked to diseases like heart disease or stroke, and may also lead to autoimmune disorders.
A cut avocado, bowl of olive oil, salmon fillet, bowls of cashews, pistachios, and almonds sit on a white marble background.
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Both milk thistle and cannabis convey therapeutic benefits that are mediated by the endocannabinoid system.
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Mitochondria
Scientific data indicates that CBD and THC can affect mitochondria and influence cellular function.
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Spices that interact with the endocannabinoid system
The health benefits of many common kitchen spices are mediated by the same cannabinoid receptors in the brain and body that cannabis activates.
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Science abstracts on CBD and Inflammation

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