What Happens When You Eat Your Weed

You’ve heard about the benefits of smoking cannabis — or eating edibles — but what about consuming the plant in its raw form?

It turns out some health professionals believe consuming raw cannabis has its own set of benefits.

“While the exact nutritional profile of cannabis has yet to be determined, it seems safe to assume that the cannabis plant, including the seeds, is most likely just as nutritious as hemp, if not more so,” wrote registered dietician Jessica Aragona for Leafly.

You’re not going to get high from raw cannabis because the plant’s main psychoactive ingredient, THC, is only activated when heated. But raw cannabis still contains beneficial compounds, Aragona writes.

– Read the entire article at ATTN News.