THC Basics: An Introduction For Patients

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An Introductory Lesson on THC Basics For Medical Cannabis Patients. But one of the most famous and most widely known phrases associated with the plant will always be THC, or more appropriately, delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol. THC Basics: Perceptions in Today’s Society.

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Insomnia is Treated Effectively with Medical Marijuana

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The primary cannabinoids responsible for the characteristic psychological effects of marijuana are THC (Tetrahydocannabinol) and CBD (Cannabidiol). THC is the only cannabinoid found in marijuana that has direct psychological effects but its effects may be modified by the action of cannabidiol and perhaps other cannabinoids as well,” PT reported. The PT article examines the Roehrs and Roth study (2011;2015).

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Terpene Spotlight: Eucalyptol

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The healing cannabis plant is most notably known for the compounds THC and CBD. As researchers dive into the depths of the cannabinoid system it is becoming clear that cannabis terpenes are just as vital to a plant’s efficacy as are THC and CBD. Patients should speak with their certified medical marijuana physician to determine which strains and methods of consumption are most appropriate for their medical conditions.

Terpene Spotlight: Borneol

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The healing cannabis plant is most notably known for the compounds THC and CBD. As researchers dive into the depths of the cannabinoid system it is becoming clear that cannabis terpenes are just as vital to a plant’s efficacy as are THC and CBD. Patients should speak with their certified medical marijuana physician to determine which strains and methods of consumption are most appropriate for their medical conditions.

Medicinal properties of CBD

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CBD is a cannabinoid present in cannabis plants with a very similar molecular structure to THC but without any kind of psychoactive effect. That could explain why kids using CBD to treat epilepsy may experience some of the side effects of THC, like sleepiness. What is CBD?

Can cannabis help people suffering from autoimmune disorders?

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For example, people living with psoriasis report that cannabinoid oil eases their pain and inflammation while a survey of fibromyalgia sufferers in Israel showed that Cannabis consumption significantly improves the quality of their sleep.

Could Marijuana Concentrates be the Next Gateway Drug?

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But if parents are concerned about dry herb having 30% THC, concentrates are far worse in so many ways. Some are known to hit levels ranging from 40 to over 90% THC , depending on the source and quality. While nobody has died from THC consumption, taking too much could result in severe dizziness, nausea and vomiting – also known as “greening out.”. Naturally, this leads researchers to conclude a potential link between concentrate consumption and progressive drug use.

USA: Trials & Tribulations Of Cancer Patient Looking To Grow Own Medical Cannabis In The US

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In 2011, Rubin endured four months of brutal chemotherapy, only to have the tumors in his neck and shoulders return three months later. Mike Rubin was fined $31,000 for these small seedlings, which were for breeding purposes, not consumption. Mike Rubin lives on borrowed time.

Report: “Key pharmacological differences between side effects of refined, pharmaceutical CBD formulations and whole plant extracts:”

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However, there are indications from studies done with cannabidiol-rich cannabis extracts in Israel that indicate that less side effects (46%) are achieved with a natural cannabis plant extract containing a 20:1 ratio of CBD to THC. THC, for example, is a full agonist at GPR18. (38).

Article: Legality Of Marijuana In Nigeria: A Legal Opinion By Kayode Ajulo PhD

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The Agency has the job of curtailing the consumption of drugs in Nigeria. The 2011 United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) World Drug Report stated that cannabis use was prevalent among 14.3 Source: Sahara Reporters. Author: Kayode Ajulo PhD.

Article: Canada: Future Care Costs For Cannabis In Personal Injury Claims

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At the time of trial, Murphy was using 2-5 grams/day of cannabis oil, “which he testified does not contain tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the hallucinogenic component of cannabis but does contain cannabidiol (CBD), which does not have hallucinogenic effects.” Heran , 2011 BCSC 727.