How Cannabis Can Help with Autoimmune Disease

The human body has a miraculous defense system. It has the ability to stave off infection and keep you from contracting diseases by destroying harmful substances such a bacteria, cancer cells, viruses and other toxins. However, when the body turns on itself one is left in a vulnerable and often in a painful situation. When the immune system targets healthy cells, it is called an autoimmune disease.

Cannabis and the cannabinoids within can offer tremendous relief to those with auto-immune diseases. During the endocannabinoid process, the cannabinoids from cannabis react with the cell receptors in the immune system and allow the body to slow its attack on healthy cells. Other ailments that typically accompany autoimmune diseases, such as pain and inflammation, are also relieved through this amazing process.

Information about the Benefits of Cannabis for Autoimmune Diseases

The below links provide information on specific autoimmune diseases and the benefits that can be seen with cannabis use:

 

If you are interested in learning more, here are some 3rd party sites with some helpful information: