In general, I prefer to let science speak to our patients, and we’ll be the best messengers we can be. Like an endocannabinoid.

This article from Mother Earth News is a quick primer well worth your time if you don’t already know how these endogenous messengers react when illness and pain are present. How might the cannabinoids found in our favorite medicinal herb protect our brain and nerve cells?

You’ve heard of it, but what do we really know about it? Check it out: