Cannabis is much more than just cannabinoids. This complex plant consists of many compounds including minerals, vitamins, and terpenes to name a few.
CBD and THC. While they both offer a plethora of benefits, here is the truth about why they work better together than they do isolated.
Cannabidiol or CBD for short is a popular phytocannabinoid that’s starting to show up everywhere. From gas stations and drugstores to all kinds of retailers online there is a wide variety of CBD products for consumers to buy. By now, most people are aware that CBD is the non-intoxicating, no buzz member of the cannabis […]
Recently Scythian Biosciences, in partnership with the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, announced their positive preclinical data on the efficacy and safety of cannabis for a mild to moderate traumatic brain injury (TBI). The Canadian research firm announced that the cognitive function of their rodent subjects increased with CBD alone and the terpene-based […]
A hundred years ago, there were very few places in the world that were not kind to nature’s herb. It wasn’t until the early 1900s that places began to criminalize cannabis, a plant that had been utilized in cultures globally for a plethora of medical conditions. For almost the past century there has been a […]
For the sheer number of possible therapeutic applications, CBD, or cannabidiol, could end up being the most important compound we ever find in the cannabis plant. Multiple studies and significant anecdotal evidence from patients attest to the effectiveness of CBD as a treatment for a variety of illnesses and their symptoms. Here’s why vaping CBD, […]
Is cannabis medicine? While the broad consensus these days is a resounding yes, chances are that 50 years ago this question would have been met with some mixture of outrage, indignation, and dismissal. Since the advent of cannabis prohibition in North America, almost any suggestion of or allusion to cannabis’ tremendous medicinal value would be […]
CBD is already extremely popular in the places where it is legal, but can a person’s use become compulsive beyond control? It’s a reasonable question to ask. The World Health Organization examined many aspects of the molecule cannabidiol (CBD) and concluded that no, it does not hold the potential for abuse. “Single dose administration of […]
When people think of cannabis entering the modern market they think of joints in cigarette packs. They imagine brownies, cookies, and candies infused with psychoactive THC. And this will surely all become a reality. But thinking of legal cannabis in these confines alone discounts the possibilities of the plant. We can see some of these […]
Cannabis is showing up in the news these days helping all sorts of different medical conditions. It would seem there’s almost nothing cannabis can’t do. Cancer, epilepsy, fibromyalgia, chronic pain, you name it and there seems to be a cannabis regimen that can help it. When it comes to anxiety, this is another medical condition […]