Thursday, March 04, 2010

Stop Licking Your Arm!

Your Skin Produces Marijuana-Like Substance | LiveScience: "Marijuana-like substances made by the skin are necessary for a healthy complexion, a new study concludes.
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Essentially, yes. The skin has joined the growing club of organs that is known to produce 'endocannabinoids' — the body's own reefer. The biggest producer of endogenous pot is the brain."

Hat tip to Seepy (The Fighting Artichoke) Benton.

1 comment:

Dan said...

Is this why kissing is so addictive?