Cannabis and the Immune System


Gain insight into some of the earliest years in cannabinoid research from the only known physician in the US who holds a PhD in molecular and cellular cannabinoid research. The journey began in 1994 when she became fascinated with the question: When someone uses cannabis, how is their immune system affected?

Years were spent investigating the role of cannabinoid receptor 1 in the immune system of a mouse model and that then evolved into research that explored the role of cannabinoids in HIV infection and replication. This book highlights the one of a kind doctoral dissertation works of the author as well as it’s application from ‘the bench to the bedside’.

Also included in this book is a BONUS SECTION of case studies with treatment pearls and best practices for several common medical conditions that are being safely and effectively treated with medical cannabis. Enjoy!