Yearly Archives: 2019

Anthocyanins in Colored Fruits & Vegetables

If you follow what we do at GnuPharma you know that we are deep into ways to modulate the endocannabinoid system with non-cannabis plants. We started discussing these concepts about 4 years ago now and are probably the first to coin the term “master regulatory system”. We are always learning new things and we usually […]

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Obesity & The Endocannabinoid System

Are we missing the mark on obesity? Our current medical system is defined by what I like to call the “insurance pyramid” or the “FDA pyramid”. The FDA studies and approves “medicines” for human use, pharmacies “dispense” the FDA approved “medicines”, and physicians prescribe the FDA approved “medicines”. If things are not in the pyramid either in research […]

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Sleep and the Endocannabinoid System

I recently got asked a question about sleep and sleep regulation. How this works under the endocannabinoid system (ECS) is a great example of how your body regulates a major function we all experience and it also presents an opportunity to discuss how medicine and conditions like sleep depravation might be viewed with new eyes. […]

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3 Points On The Endocannabinoid System

How is it that we have a system in our body, that, arguably, is our MOST IMPORTANT SYSTEM, and we know nothing, absolutely nothing about it? In modern times how could this be the case?  “Cannabis” was discovered and mapped out in the 1940’s by a gent named Roger Adams. Adams had identified THC and CBD […]

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CBD Nuances

What is it with all the CBD terms? Broad Spectrum vs Full Spectrum? Isolate vs Distillate? Anyone else confused? What does it all mean? Let’s see if we can provide some explanations that might be useful. Take the easy terms first – “broad” vs “full” spectrum. While some CBD companies may form their own terminology […]

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Cannabis and Solubility..Oil vs Water

At GnuPharma we study plants and how they modulate the endocannabinoid system (ECS). In fact, we have patents (pending) around our abilities to predictably modulate the ECS with non-cannabis plants.  Non-cannabis plants store their “goodies=medicinal things” as flavonoids, alkaloids, turpenes, and other small plant molecules. For the most part these medicinal components are stored in […]

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