cognition Microbiome

How cannabis’ effect on your poop could affect your brain

It’s not just click bait. The bacteria that line your gut, from your esophagus to your colon, are now being increasingly recognized to have an impact on brain function via the Gut-Brain Axis. This bacterial composition matters; bacteria can activate nerves that connect the gut to the brain, influence neurotransmitter and hormone signaling, and induce brain inflammation. […]