From the “Get to Know a Neurotransmitter” series: GABA calms.
Tag: Endocannabinoid System
Ayahuasca & the Endocannabinoid System
Scientists probe link between serotonin and cannabinoid signaling.
Glutamate, A Love Story
From the “Get to Know a Neurotransmitter” series: Glutamate excites!
CBD, the Promiscuous Cannabinoid
New research explores the versatile therapeutic potential of CBD for depression, substance abuse, and antibiotic-resistant infections.
Move It! Exercise & the Endocannabinoid System
CBD, metabolic health, and the runner’s high.
CBD & Bipolar Disorder: Therapeutic Hope
Therapeutic hope for a complex condition.
Not So Funny Bones
Cannabis and CBD for bone disease.
Unusual Animals Help Scientists Probe the ECS
Stoned lobsters, zebrafish, CBD-averse caterpillars, and the role of cannabinoid-interacting receptors in early embryonic development.
Loneliness, Depression & Our “Inner Cannabis”
Among lonely seniors, more circulating endocannabinoids are associated with better adaptation to bereavement.
Encouraging Cancer Research
New studies highlight therapeutic potential of cannabinoids, but clinical trials are lacking.