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How Changing Ourselves Changes the World Around Us (Part 2)

How Changing Ourselves Changes the World Around Us (Part 2)

In part 1 (Cannabis is a Gateway Drug: But it’s Not What You’ve Been Told) we looked at the fact that synapses that fire together wire together and in doing so create the very experience we focus on especially those experiences we repeat. We examined how the brain or the internal mind-body architecture of a person chronically focusing on fear, worry, or negativity has a very different set of synaptic clefts compared to a person with a tendency

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Cannabis and Acupuncture, the Yin and Yang of Healing Pain (an ancient connection revealed)

Cannabis and Acupuncture, the Yin and Yang of Healing Pain (an ancient connection revealed)

The earliest records of using acupuncture for pain relief are about 8 thousand years old. Roughly the same is true for the analgesic use of medicinal cannabis (give or take a few years). However, what is truly a new and exciting insight in medicine is that these two ancient approaches to mitigating pain go about it in the same way. In the context of pain relief acupuncture and cannabis can be thought of as two

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