The GnuPharma Model of Human Function

GnuPharma model of human function  In this vlog we will cover these points:  Explain the endocannabinoid system pull together existing research and describes a 4 system model of human function describe the endocannabinoid system as needing mediators to run describe how the endocannabinoid system is feed by these mediators by natural resources describe how chemicals […]

Your Immune System

In this vlog we will discuss the following: the GnuPharma model of human function how the immune system fits in the Gnupharma model of human function innate immunity and adaptive immunity the two type of adaptive immunity how immune memory works  what is an allergy how to improve immune function

“Absorption” A problem worth solving

“Absorption” A problem worth solving At GnuPharma we are always trying to solve what we think are issues within the natural products and cannabis industries.  In the pharma world absorption of a medicine is a big issue.  If you cannot absorb an oral medication, then it has little value.  Pharma has looked at absorption with a rigor […]

Delta 8 THC

Delta 8 THC I get some interesting phone calls.  The other day I got a call from one of the top cops in the State of Oklahoma.  He was asking me about delta 8 THC and what my thoughts were on it.  The State is considering some legislation which would move delta 8 into the […]

A Families Autism Journey

Pictured is McKenzie (left) Mattie (center) Kayden (right) A Families Autism Journey Ten years ago, my husband and I were just getting started on our families Autism journey. At that point in time our son was three years old, our daughter was two, and we were just coming to terms with both of them being […]

Metabolism and Autism

Metabolism and Autism Because autism is a very complex disease, it requires the autistic individual to “evolve” in order to survive.  Without the capacity to build anti-inflammatories from fatty acids, the autistic individual is forced to adapt through changes in the production of short chain fatty acids in the gut which help with inflammation.  While […]

Stop Eating Corn Syrup

Stop Eating Corn Syrup I live an interesting life.  I read research papers everyday.  Research into human function, how we work, how we store nutrients, how we fuel our magnificent bodies.  Well, I can 100% tell you this, we have been misinformed about how we work.  Whether on purpose, or by confusion, or by overload…we […]

Red Wine, Melatonin and the affects on Sleep

Red Wine, Melatonin and the affects on Sleep The deeper Gnupharma dives into diet and human function, the more we realize how very little we know about how we really work.  What is that fast food cheeseburger or that glass of red wine really doing to you? So let’s discuss sleep a little.  Sleep is […]

Cannabis Hypermesis Syndrome

Cannabis Hypermesis Syndrome In the use of cannabis, which is upwards of 12,000 years now, there has really only been ONE reported bad outcome.  That is something called Cannabis Hyperemesis Syndrome (CHS).  CHS is characterized by nausea and vomiting, sometimes uncontrollably.  Symptoms can persist even after cannabis use has been discontinued.  I recently read an article which […]

Alcohol, Sleep, and the Endocannabinoid System

Alcohol, Sleep, and the Endocannabinoid System Can alcohol affect our sleep cycles and our abilities to get a good restful sleep?  It turns out yes! Our most basic processes can be found in ancestors all the way back to invertebrates.  How did an invertebrate store energy for use?  How did an invertebrate store pre-cursors to […]