Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Cannabis seeds may come from cannabis sativa plants or hemp plants, but either way they don’t have any ability to get you high. Some consider them a superfood -- packed with nutrition -- and seeds from hemp or cannabis...
You may be familiar with the phrase “life of the party,” which dates back to the first half of the nineteenth century. It actually began as “the life and soul of the party” and was meant to describe a...
If you’ve ever had too much to drink the night before, you know how miserable a hangover the next day can feel. Alcohol has a demonstrable, measurable effect on the body that includes dehydration in addition to the toxins...
Understanding the endocannabinoid system is critical to understanding the effects of cannabis on the body and mind. After all, the endocannabinoid system isn’t just used to regulate key parts of the body, it’s also how cannabinoids interact with our...
Cannabidiol (CBD) is the latest rage, with good reason. There have been numerous health benefits shown in studies, and the 2018 Farm Bill legalized CBD products across the country. Innovative companies had already started hemp crops to...
There are a bunch of cannabinoids in cannabis, but not all of them have the same effect on our endocannabinoid system. Obviously THC has a psychoactive effect, while CBD does not. Some cannabinoids exist in live plants,...
Cannabis has over 100 cannabinoids that scientists have been able to isolate from the plant. The two most people are aware of, THC and CBD, have different specific effects on the human body. What about the other...
In Sanskrit, Ananda means bliss, or happiness. This is where the chemical name for “Anandamide” comes from. Anandamide is a receptor in the brain that binds with THC. Anandamide is “the human version” of THC that creates...
As CBD (cannabidiol) products have exploded onto markets across the U.S., there’s naturally a heaping amount of skepticism about its legitimate medical uses. CBD products are seemingly everywhere, and now that hemp has been legalized there’s a...
Before one can answer the very important question asking whether or not marijuana addiction is currently on the rise, the whole idea of “addiction,” needs to be clearly defined. When someone most commonly thinks of addiction or...

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