What’s Hemp And What’s Pot

Did you know that our bodies make our own cannabinoids?

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Pain Fighter

whats hemp and whats pot

whats hemp and whats pot

Since hemp oil cannabinoids preserve our own endogenous endocannabinoids, clinical research of patients with osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis may provide a partial answer.

British researchers found that the synovial tissue between the joints of these patients had elevated levels of endocannabinoids compared to those without those conditions. The body seemed to flood those particular regions with endocannabinoids in order to relieve the pain. There’s a good case to be made that combining a full-spectrum hemp oil with curcumin would reduce inflammatory markers even more effectively.

Further research showed that changes in the endocannabinoid levels might also have something to do with the way we perceive pain, including feelings of anxiety and depression that often accompany joint conditions and a mental perception of immobility.

To be continued

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