CANNABIS CULTURE – In all the talk about cannabinoids – especially tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) – we often forget about all the other phytochemicals cannabis has. I’m speaking of course, about terpenes, the diverse little miracles we’ve just begun to understand. In the following article, we’ll give you a run down of how knowingRead More
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CANNABIS CULTURE – There are lots of hard questions when it comes to medical marijuana. “What type, strain or product should I use?” “How should I take it?” “How much?” The only answer I can usually give for sure is, “I don’t know – just start off slow and try small amounts of everything, untilRead More
CANNABIS CULTURE – There’s one big issue when it comes to determining the short- and long- term health effects of cannabis: we cannot say anything for sure regarding its safety, especially in the long-term.
CANNABIS CULTURE – Many people focus on the benefits of smoking marijuana for its psychoactive “high” effect that calms the brain, helping to alleviate symptoms of anxiety, insomnia and more. But are you aware of how beneficial the raw cannabis plant is on its own?
CANNABIS CULTURE – Cannabidiol (CBD) is a compound in cannabis plants that may help reduce anxiety with few or no side effects. CBD oil is a product made from cannabidiol, a chemical present in cannabis plants, otherwise known as marijuana. Cannabis is a genus of flowering plant in the family Cannabaceae.
CANNABIS CULTURE – Read any packet of medication, and you will often find words like “please ask your pharmacist and/or doctor before using this medication if you are pregnant.” This rule still absolutely applies to cannabis use.
CANNABIS CULTURE – The ultimate goal of the endocannabinoid system ECS is homeostasis – the maintenance of a constant internal environment. Endocannabinoids are neurotransmitters – chemical messengers that send instructions to cells.
The Truth About Cannabis & Kids (Everything You Wanted to Know But Prohibition Made You Afraid to Ask)
CANNABIS CULTURE – “What about the children. Oh, why won’t anyone think about the children?” A common refrain amongst opponents of cannabis legalization. However, opponents of cannabis legalization didn’t bank on the idea that the pro-legalization side would actually start thinking about the children.
CANNABIS CULTURE – With a complicated plant, you get some really interesting side-benefits. Some of these might just well surprise you, and you may just well want to get yourself a medical marijuana card after reading about these.