Where do the healing properties of cannabis come from? Let’s examine some of the lesser-known cannabinoids and what effects they have on the body.
Cannabis is a complex plant with many compounds. One of them by the name of THCv could be just what you need. Read this article to learn more!
Cannabis is much more than just cannabinoids. This complex plant consists of many compounds including minerals, vitamins, and terpenes to name a few.
The cannabis culture isn’t just about getting high in your mom’s basement and playing video games. In fact, it is much more mature than that.
Some folks can’t handle weed, and it’s not their fault. While you ride waves of relaxation and creativity, someone twice your size could be in the fetal position after consuming the very same dose of THC. So, why does marijuana bring on the “weed demons” for many people? Enter the science. According to a paper […]
Turning Over A New Leaf Legalization in Canada is just around the corner, and this turning point is highlighting just how unique cannabis is. It’s not often that a substance can be consumed safely as both a potent plant medicine and a recreational intoxicant but clearly, cannabis doesn’t shy away from changing the game! […]
The discovery of the endocannabinoid system very well may be the most significant breakthrough regarding the human anatomy in the past century. Since the first cannabinoids were isolated and the discovery of the CB1 and CB2 receptors has become public knowledge the movement to bring this plant to the people has been unstoppable. The CB1 […]
To fully grasp whole plant or full-spectrum cannabis medicine, we should have an understanding of the entourage effect concept. The cannabis plant can produce 80 cannabinoids, and a bouquet of terpenes and flavonoids in various combinations that work synergistically to reveal that plant’s unique therapeutic qualities. A full-spectrum medicine is derived from the cannabis plant and […]
The DEA is acknowledging that not all compounds of cannabis fall under the Controlled Substances Act, and that hemp-derived CBD is legal.
Anandamide, also known as AEA, N-arachidonoylethanolamine, and The Bliss Molecule. The molecule was named and discovered by Raphael Mechoulam and his lab mates in 1992. Its name is taken from the Sanskrit word, ananda which means ‘bliss, joy, delight’. Effects can occur in the peripheral or central nervous systems primarily by CB1 receptors in the central […]