Cannabis produces many beneficial cannabinoids and phytocompounds. Some get you high and some do not, but all of them are proving to have effective medicinal properties.
The cannabis plant produces around 100 cannabinoids. You probably know about THC and CBD, but others play a role in the effects a strain produces.
There are hundreds of known cannabinoids derived from cannabis, yet we only seem to focus on a select few like CBD and THC.
If you follow any type of Canadian news, you have noticed the television, the paper, and news feeds are clustered with bringing awareness to the mental health crisis from coast to coast.
More than ever, people are either smoking cannabis recreationally for the first time or using cannabis instead of taking more conventional medications to combat pain.
All mammals have an endocannabinoid system (ECS) – including our pets.
Because cannabinoids like cannabidiol (CBD) positively interact with this vastly intricate system, and the ECS plays a role in regulating and monitoring our nervous system, they can help treat joint and mobility conditions.
When it comes to cannabis and hemp, we have made some pretty significant leaps.
We identified the cannabinoid THC in 1964, mapped the first body-producing endocannabinoid in 1990, and significantly enhanced our understanding of the endocannabinoid system in 1992.
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