The human body's ability to adapt and respond to stress is a subject of ongoing fascination and study.

Recent research by Northwestern Medicine, published in the journal Cell Reports, has revealed a captivating facet of the endocannabinoid system (ECS), a crucial regulatory network in the body known for its interactions with cannabis compounds like THC and CBD.

The study shed light on the brain's natural coping mechanisms by uncovering that the amygdala, the emotional center of the brain, can release its own cannabinoids in response to stress.

The Brain's Response to Stress: About The Study

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