Anandamide: Endocannabinoid The Autistic Brain is Lacking


The brains of people with autism spectrum disorder have low anandamide, a cannabinoid made by the body. This means cannabis could be the breakthrough medicine autism has been waiting for.

Autism spectrum disorder has replaced ADHD as the overhyped, over-fretted diagnosis of American children. While there isn’t merit to the anti-vaxxer belief that vaccines cause autism, the undercurrent of fear and mystery that runs through society about the increasingly common disorder is very real. Researchers recently found a very important clue: anandamide is very low in autistic brain.

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