Opioids & Cannabinoids

Review Article from The New England Journal of Medicine — Opioid Abuse in Chronic Pain — Misconceptions and Mitigation Strategies

Cannabinoids and autoimmune diseases: A systematic review

Cannabinoids have shown to have a variety effects on body systems. Through CB1 and CB2 receptors, amongst other, they exert an effect by modulating neurotransmitter and cytokine release. Current research in the role of cannabinoids in the immune system shows that they possess immunosuppressive prope…