Fibromyalgia affects 2-5% of the population, mostly women, and encompasses 3 types of pain; Nociceptive, neuropathic, and central. Nociceptive pain stems from injuries where pain signals in tissues network through the body until the brain interprets them.
Neuropathic pain is caused by damage to an area’s nerves, develops slowly, and is very difficult to treat. Central pain has both physical and emotional components and may not have a precise location.
This program is designed to quickly and easily educate about how and why cannabinoids can be helpful for alleviating the symptoms of various Autoimmune conditions.
Autoimmune conditions affect up to 10% of the population and include Rheumatoid Arthritis, Lupus, Type 1 Diabetes, Psoriasis, and Inflammatory Bowel Disease. This pathway program is designed to quickly teach you how and why cannabinoids can be helpful for alleviating the symptoms of various Autoimmune conditions.
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THC mimics Anandamide to activate CB1 lessening pain signaling from the injured area to the brain. THC changes the emotional component of pain, softening our reactions & making it easier to live with.
CBD calms our nerves, lowers inflammation, activates 5-HT boosting serotonin, easing anxiety, pain, mood, and insomnia. CBDA is being studied as an even more potent COX2 inhibitor – just like NSAIDs, but without the collateral damages.