• Endocannabinoids

    Cannabinoids & the Endocannabinoid System

    Homeostasis is the concept that most biological systems are actively regulated to maintain conditions within a narrow range. Our body doesn’t want its temperature to be too hot or too cold, blood sugar levels too high or too low, and so on. Conditions need to be just right for our cells to maintain optimum performance, and exquisite mechanisms have evolved to draw them back to the optimum zone if they move out. The body’s endocannabinoid system (ECS) is a vital molecular system for helping maintain homeostasis—it helps cells stay in their optimum zone. Because of its crucial role in homeostasis, the ECS is widespread throughout the animal kingdom. Its key…

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