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 necessary for mammals and other life on the planet.  […]

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 […]

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. […]

The Endocannabinoid System and The Future of Health

What will health look like for our children? If we have our way at GnuPharma, way different than it looks now. We have more control over our health then we realize and have been taught. Let’s use an analogy to describe what I mean. We all understand that our cars have different “systems”. Our car […]

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 […]

The Endocannabinoid System | Part One: Your CB2 Neuroreceptor

We are beginning our series on the endocannabinoid system with the CB2 neuroreceptor.  The CB2 neuro is rapidly becoming the most well known of the endocannabinoid “sites” due to the prevelance of CBD oils and tinctures.  We will get to those in a sec, but lets look at the what and where’s of CB2’s! CB2’s […]