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RESOURCES

 

 

 

This is a non-exhaustive list of resources discussing the role of cannabis and probiotics in physical and mental health. 

 

Gut Health

  • Chocolate, gut microbiota, and human health (02/07/13)

       Source: Frontiers in Pharmacology 2013; 4: 11

       https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3566565/

  • Endocannabinoids in the Gut (02/01/16)

       Source: Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research

       https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4940133/

  • Lactobacillus Acidophilus: The Key Benefits of this "First Class" Beneficial Bacteria & How to Best Obtain It in Your Diet

       Source: Body Ecology

       https://bodyecology.com/articles/benefits_of_beneficial_bacteria.php

 

Mental Health

  • The effects of probiotics on depressive symptoms in humans: a systematic review (03/01/17)

       Source: The National Center for Biotechnology Information

       https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5319175/

  • Are Probiotics the New Prozac?

       Source: Multiple- see article

       http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2013/07/25/probiotics-new-prozac.aspx

 

Inflammation

  • Cannabinoids as novel anti-inflammatory drugs (08/01/10)

       Source: The National Center for Biotechnology Information

       https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2828614/

 

  • Probiotics and Chronic Inflammation

       Source: Alive.com

       http://www.alive.com/health/probiotics-and-chronic-inflammation/

Obesity

  • Research Says Cannabis Affects Intestinal Flora and May Prevent Obesity (07/27/10)

       Source: Molecular Systems Biology

       http://msb.embopress.org/content/6/1/392

  • Obesity and Cannabis Use: Results From 2 Representative National Surveys (10/15/11)

       Source: American Journal of Epidemiology

       https://academic.oup.com/aje/article/174/8/929/155851

  • Interplay Between Weight Loss and Gut Microbiota Composition in Overweight Adolescents (09/06/12)

       Source: Obesity Science

       http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1038/oby.2009.112/full

 

Role of gut microbiota and IBS – Multiple studies - Source: The National Center for Biotechnology Information

 

Role of Endocannabinoid System and the GI Tract – Multiple studies - Source: The National Center for Biotechnology Information

 

Chocolate as a Method of Probiotic Delivery - Source: see links.