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Beyond CBD, Novel approaches to pain and mood support, harnessing the power of your endocannabinoid system

January 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

What we will cover:

– As recent as 1990 a bodily system was identified and termed the Endocannabinoid System (ECs)

– Discover key players of your endocannabinoid system and how they act on a variety of receptors to improve pain, inflammation, mood, and immune function

– Learn how P.E.A. (Palmitoylethanolamide), the multiple target molecule supports the endocannabinoid system.

– Understand the mechanisms of action of CBD and how P.E.A. can enhance the benefits of CBD.

About Our Speaker:

Dr. Aaron Zadek is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor and Certified Sport Nutritionist through the International Society of Sports Nutrition. Dr. Zadek graduated McMaster University with a bachelor of science and received his Naturopathic Medical degree from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine. Dr. Zadek is a medical advisor for AOR and currently practices in Toronto at Upper Beach Health and Wellness. His practice focus is on clinical nutrition, sport performance, injury rehabilitation, weight management, concussion assessment and therapy. He also travels with high performance athletes managing their nutritional and physical medicine needs.

Pick up your $5 ticket here, all attendees will receive a $5 voucher back towards the store.