Neurologist and research, Dr. Ethan Russo studied and suggested that a “Clinical Endocannabinoid Deficiency” could be the cause behind conditions like irritable bowel syndrome, migraines and fibromyalgia. Subsequent research have supported his findings further. Dr. Russo correlated that cannabinoids can block certain spinal, peripheral and gastrointestinal functions that cause these conditions. The fix is simple, provide the body with more cannabinoids that allow for the endocannabinoid system to balance and regulate internal functioning.
Inflammation and its Harmful Effects on the Body
Inflammation is defined as “a localized physical condition in which part of the body becomes reddened, swollen, hot and often painful, especially as a reaction to injury or infection.” Inflammation is a way that the body actually defends itself and is an immune system response. The immune system is actually trying to protect the body and is attempting to alleviate damage or some kind of pathogen. In fact, without inflammation, the body would not be able to heal things like wounds or infections.