The world of hemp is as diverse as it is fascinating, and now more than ever, people are experimenting with different ways to experience what these amazing compounds are capable of.  Gone are the days when enthusiasts could only choose between a handful of hemp products like tinctures, gummies and vapes.  Nowadays, thanks to huge…

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Chances are you’ve heard the term THC, and you have a good sense it’s the chemical in weed that gets you high. But what do you really know about it? What exactly does THC do and how does it do it? Table of Contents: Introduction THC Side effects Introduction General THC Side effects 7 THC…

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Drug Overdose

In all truth marijuana is one of the safest drugs compared not only to the usual suspects such as heroin and other opioids, alcohol – whether beer, wine or liquor but even when compared to Tylenol. But can you overdose on marijuana? First let’s start by defining an overdose as a person experiencing either life-threatening…

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hemp flour

You’ve probably heard of hemp, whether it’s from fabric uses, construction, or even yes, related to marijuana. But you also may have heard of hemp flower. Or is it flour? Well, honestly, it’s both. Hemp flower is the plant. Hemp flour is a use of it. You can learn more about hemp and hemp flower…

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Benefits of CBD

You’ve heard of CBD (cannabadiol) and you’ve heard of Hemp, but have you heard the latest trend of consuming hemp flowers? And how do you consume them, do you eat them, smoke them, cook them, what? First off, lets focus on the why. Potential Benefits of Hemp Flowers CBD is most commonly derived from Hemp…

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If I asked you what the difference was between hemp and cannabis, chances are you wouldn’t have an answer. But that’s ok, because the names are often used interchangeably, and both are from the species Cannabis Sativa. With the increase in interest in possible therapeutic uses of CBD, it’s a good time to consider Hemp-derived…

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coronavirus, covid-19, cv19

COVID-19 – can CBD help? People swear by CBD (cannabidiol) and believe it can help in a whole slew of conditions beyond just sleep, pain and anxiety. In any case it’s important for your mental wellbeing, physical health and the strength of the immune system to get proper nutrition, exercise and manage their stress in…

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cbd

You will often hear that THC is the chemical that causes the psychoactivity, the high you experience when smoking weed and that CBD is not psychoactive. These top 3 reasons people report for using CBD – also known as cannabidiol are: Sleep Pain Anxiety And most want the positive effect of the CBD without getting…

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Quit Smoking with CBD

Want to Quit Smoking Cigarettes? CBD to the rescue! According to the WHO (World Health Organization) about 7 million people die annually from the many well known serious complications of smoking tobacco cigarettes. To contrast that – the worldwide death toll for cannabis is ZERO. That’s right – the product that kills you from cancer…

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Delta-8 THC You’ve probably heard about THC  and may know that is the psychoactive compound in cannabis that is responsible for getting people “high” or “stoned”. But most of that effect is due to delta-9 THC. However there exists in cannabis another compound – known as delta-8 THC which is a different psychoactive cannabinoid with…

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Popular Uses and Potential Benefits CBD oil, is a popular natural remedy that is often suggested for use in common ailments. The main active ingredient is CBD also known as cannabidiol – though CBD is available in many other forms such as CBD flower, gummies, capsules, vapes etc. Cannabinoids, which are more commonly referred to…

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Cooking with Cannabis

CBD – An overview You’ve probably heard a lot about CBD and CBD oil and tried to figure out what the fuss is about. We’re here to answer that with this introduction to CBD. We’ll cover how it’s different from THC, potential uses, side-effects and more. How does cannabidiol differ from cannabis? When discussing CBD,…

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CBD may help treat depression

Cannabidiol, or CBD, is a natural substance that has actually become more attractive lately, thanks in part to a growing number of research on its potential health benefits, which could include dealing with depression. Preliminary results of some research studies on CBD and anxiety look appealing. CBD is one of more than 100 substances known…

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CBD vs CBG

You’ve just started getting used to the concept of CBD, now you’re becoming aware of CBG? What on the earth is the difference? Products consisting of cannabidiol (CBD) have recently taken off in public interest, as the cannabinoid’s reputed anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant impacts have made it into a trendy active ingredient for skincare brands and…

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science stuff

What is the Entourage Effect and How Do Terpenes Affect it? The entourage effect is essentially the manifestation of the concept of the whole being greater than the sum of the parts. It is the cumulative effect of the individual components as well as the effect of the combination and interaction between the components. While…

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neuron header

Remember back in science class when we were told about organisms, a basic form of life? We were told by our teachers that organisms of all types have three basic functions: Self-preservation/protection Reproduction Whether it was science or social studies (anthropology), we were repeatedly shown that all organisms are focused on the preservation and extension…

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THC vs THCA

Even if you’re not well versed in cannabis, it’s uses, and derivatives, including CBD, you’ve likely heard the term THC. But what is THC and what is the different with THCA? Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is the chemical compound accountable for the stimulating the psychoactive effects of cannabis usage, and also depending upon the exact strain of…

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thc

Cannabis is a flower that includes chemical parts – some of which are called cannabinoids – that interact with receptors throughout the body as well as create a range of emotional as well as physical results. THC or delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol is by far the most well-known of these cannabinoids but is definitely not the only…

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side effects

Is it a feature or a bug? When it comes to understanding the side effects of marijuana, it all comes down to perspective. Side Effects of Marijuana Like most other medicinal substances, whether you call it weed, cannabis or medical marijuana – there are both positive side effects – which is why we use the…

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medical marijuana

Ongoing studies continue around the world to see how medical marijuanaa can deliver benefit in several conditions. Even though the use of cannabis is not yet Federally legal – many states allow medical marijuana usage for the following conditions. (Please check as to which of these conditions may quality in your state). Severe and chronic…

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CBD Joint

Medical marijuana is marijuana. It is a drug from the hemp plant Cannabis sativa. Despite the fact that lots of people utilize the word “marijuana” when referencing marijuana, the term “marijuana” specifically refers to the dried out flowers as well as leaves of the marijuana plant. Treating Symptoms and Conditions with Medical Marijuana Medical marijuana,…

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is CBD legal

Federally, yes, but …. Some states deem CBD oil either fully illegal or under certain terms. Hemp-derived CBD is legal if and only if it contains less than 0.3% THC. If the CBD is not hemp-derived, even if it has 0.0% THC, it is still illegal. Since Cannabis was made federally illegal in the US…

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safe for pets

Are Cannabis and CBD Safe for Pets?The explosion of cannabis and the massive increase in accessibility means that there are now not only CBD products for dogs, cats and horses – but that the risk of a pet getting and eating an entire cake with cannabis is higher than ever before. We know that in…

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medical marijuana

Medical Marijuana The major cannabinoids from the cannabis plant that are of medical interest are THC and CBD. THC can boost hunger and also decrease nausea or vomiting. THC may likewise lower discomfort, swelling (swelling and also inflammation), as well as muscle control issues. Unlike THC, CBD is a cannabinoid that doesn’t make individuals “high.”…

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Cannabis Products

To date, the FDA has not approved a marketing application for cannabis for the treatment of any kind of disease or condition. FDA has, nevertheless, there is now one FDA approved cannabis-derived and three cannabis products as medications. These authorized products are only readily available with a prescription from a qualified doctor. FDA Approved Cannabis…

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clinical research

The FDA is responsible for the review and approval of any product used as a medication or therapeutic agent, including any products from plants including cannabis research. Researchers need to collaborate with the FDA and submit an IND application to the Center for Drug Evaluation and also Research (CDER). The standard drug development process, according…

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are there fda approved cbd products

Aside from Epidiolex, a prescription treatment for seizure disorders, including epilepsy, there are no other FDA Approved medical items that contain CBD. Under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, any type of item intended to have a restorative or medical usage, and also any kind of product (other than a food) that is meant…

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Pets and CBD

Medical Marijuana has been legalized in many states for use in people. It’s important to note that this status does not apply to pets or other animals. That being said, there are some exceptions. The Animal Medicinal Drug Use Clarification Act The Animal Medicinal Drug Use Clarification Act of 1994 (AMDUCA), allows vets to recommend…

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