Know Your Endocannabinoid System - Part 3

Photo Credit: Medical Marijuana Inc. 

Photo Credit: Medical Marijuana Inc. 

Yesterday, we discussed how the endocannabinoid system affects different aspects of your health and how that can be vital in combatting various types of conditions. Let's learn a few other ways it is important for your health!

Anxiety - Endocannabinoids also influence the body's glandular response to stressors, allowing them to regulate and temper the response. This could make it an important player in processing long-term stress and other anxiety triggers.

Immune Function and Inflammation - Because endocannabinoids are so vital in immune homeostasis, they are able to prevent the random activation of immune system responses, and therefore prevent inflammation from occurring and the potentially any resulting neurological diseases. 

That concludes our series on the endocannabinoid system, but if you'd like to read more, you can visit this Medical Marijuana Inc. article