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What is CBG (Cannabigerol)?

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In all the talk about THC and CBD, other cannabinoids can get forgotten about. Yet, these other compounds can affect how CBD and THC work, alongside having unique properties of their own.

What is the Endocannabinoid System (ECS)?

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The endocannabinoid system (ECS) refers to the human body’s ability to produce its own natural cannabinoids (called endocannabinoids). Other mammals have endocannabinoid systems too. The ECS was not discovered until the lates 80s/early 90s, and we had no clue of its importance.

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What is THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol) and How Does it Work?

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What is THC? How Does THC Affect the Body? How is THC Processed or Metabolized By the Body? How Do CBD and THC Interact with Each Other? What Medical Benefits and Uses Does THC Have? How Much THC Should I Use? What Are the Risks of THC? How Do I Overcome THC’s Negative Effects?

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Cannabis Vs. OTC Medications: Acetaminophen, aka Tylenol

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What is Acetaminophen, aka Tylenol, Used For? How Does Tylenol Work? How Effective Is Tylenol? How Dangerous is Paracetamol? Can I Overdose on It? Mixing Acetaminophen with Other Medications Mixing Tylenol with Alcohol Mixing Medical Cannabis with Other Medications Can I Overdose on Marijuana?

What is Beta-Caryophyllene? The Peppery Terpene and Cannabinoid

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The science behind cannabis is complicated but we want to help you understand this fascinating medicinal plant. This blog looks at a cannabinoid called Beta-caryophyllene, which could be called the “peppery terpene” as it contributes to the warm, woody, spicy smell associated with black pepper.

Neuroplasticity and Neurogenesis: Is Cannabis a Nootropic that Boosts the Brain?

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In the film How High (2001), the characters Silas (Method Man) and Jamal (Redman) use a magical cannabis strain that allows them to ace their college entrance exam. As farcical as it may seem, they may have been onto something.

Psilocybin Mushrooms: The Next Cannabis?

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Introduction. Broaching the subject of magic mushrooms as a form of therapy for psychiatric illnesses is not something one usually does in polite company. Yet, perhaps one sometimes should. It is, after all, something we here at Leafwell take a brief look at on our cannabis for addiction page.

Ohio Approves Cachexia as a Qualifying Condition for Medical Marijuana

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Why is Cachexia a Qualifying Condition for Medical Marijuana? What is Cachexia? What Are the Symptoms of Cachexia? What Complications Can Cachexia Cause? How is Cachexia Treated? How Can Medical Cannabis Be Used to Treat Cachexia? How Much THC is Required to Treat Cachexia?

Using Medical Marijuana and CBD for PTSD

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Many Americans celebrate the Fourth of July with cookouts, ice cream, red, white, and blue everything, cold beer, swimming, and of course, fireworks. It’s the time of year when people can set aside their differences and celebrate what unites them: the love for their country.

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Conversations with Cannigma: Putting the “Medical” into Medical Cannabis

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Originally published at [link] You can listen to the podcast by following the above link. USE CODE “CANNBE10” FOR $10 OF YOUR FIRST APPOINTMENT WITH LEAFWELL Marijuana/cannabis. From [link] There are many questions that are left unanswered when it comes to medical cannabis.

10 Best CBD Products

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Determining which cannabidiol (CBD) products are best for you or someone you care for is difficult. This is because there are so many different products out there, and they are of varying quality.

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Webinar: Why Cannabis is Effective for Chronic Pain and Insomnia

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Our team here at Leafwell is committed to learning as much as possible about medical cannabis and its uses, as well as sharing our knowledge with the wider community.

10 Best Cannabis Strains for Beginners

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In general, beginners ought to avoid high amounts of THC wherever possible. The method of ingestion matters as well. Cannabis flower is probably most tolerable in terms of effects. Edibles can prove overwelming for many, and smaller amounts of THC are more psychoactive when eaten.

Cannabis During & After COVID-19 – What Will Change, and What Does the Future Hold?

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With COVID-19 having halted huge portions of the economy worldwide, there are few industries that haven’t been impacted.

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How to Get a New Jersey Medical Marijuana Card in 2020

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Are you interested in getting a Medical Marijuana Card in New Jersey? You’ve come to the right place. We hope this article acts as a valuable guide to help you understand the process of applying for your MMJ Card.

I’m a Generally Healthy Person. How Can Cannabis Help Me?

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Key Takeaways Did Dennis Peron have a point – is all marijuana use medical? Stress: the hidden killer How does cannabis help beat stress? Could Cannabis Be a Preventative Medication? 10 Ways It Could Be Could recreational cannabis users be self-medicating?

Cannabis Strains and Their Therapeutic Applications

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Figuring out a particular strain’s medical applications is a very difficult if not impossible task. Moreover, it can sometimes lead to erroneous thinking.

Ohio Recommends Cachexia as a Qualifying Condition for Medical Marijuana

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Why is Cachexia a Qualifying Condition for Medical Marijuana? What is Cachexia? What Are the Symptoms of Cachexia? What Complications Can Cachexia Cause? | How is Cachexia Treated? | How Can Medical Cannabis Be Used to Treat Cachexia? | How Much THC is Required to Treat Cachexia?

How to Get a California Medical Marijuana Card in 2020

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Are you interested in getting a Medical Marijuana Card in California? You’ve come to the right place. We hope this article acts as a valuable guide to help you understand the process of applying for your MMJ Card.

How to Get a Virginia Medical Marijuana Card in 2020

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Introduction. Virginia has a Medical Cannabis Program that finally has some semblance of functioning!

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How Much Does it Cost to Get a Medical Marijuana Card?

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One of the most common questions we get asked here at Leafwell is “how much does it cost to get a medical marijuana card?” The answer: it depends. There are a few points during the journey towards getting your medical marijuana card where you may need to pay.

3 Ways to Use Cannabis to Manage Stress

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With half the world shutdown and people stuck at home not being able to go out very much (if at all), it comes as no surprise that people seek alternative ways to entertain themselves.

How to Get a Florida Medical Marijuana Card in 2020

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Introduction. Florida has loosened some of its restrictions regarding telemedicine, meaning that it is now possible to renew your medical marijuana certificate and card online. This is due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the implementation of social distancing measures.

Virginia Decriminalizes Cannabis Today, 1 July 2020

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What Are the New Marijuana Laws in VA? It’s a historic day for cannabis in Virginia, as it decriminalizes cannabis possession offenses and seals the records of past convictions from public view.

4/20 Celebrations: 10 Things to Do During the COVID-19 Lockdown

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Every year, people worldwide celebrate 4/20 (20th April) – a day where people get together to show their appreciation for cannabis and/or rally to legalize it.

Underrepresented Groups in the Cannabis Industry

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Sheena Noire is the Founder and CEO of Cannabis Noire, an organization dedicated to providing education, opportunities, and resources to minorities and underrepresented groups within the cannabis community and industry.

A Simple Guide on the Differences Between Hemp, Cannabis & CBD

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Guest post by Bruce Smith – Content editor at Fenocan. Edited by Leafwell. There has been a huge rise in hemp-derived CBD in recent years. Cultivators are growing it, transporting it, and selling it on a daily basis.

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Webinar: Leafwell & PotGuide Discuss The Impact of COVID-19 on Mental Health & Why Cannabis Can Help

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Leafwell and PotGuide Are Hosting a Webinar on Medical Cannabis for Mental Health During the Coronavirus Pandemic – Join the Discussion on Facebook Here: [link] !

How Long Does Cannabis Stay in the Human Body?

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Although it is possible to detect various kinds of cannabinoids, it is THC and its metabolites that are most often tested for. THC metabolizes into 11-OH-THC (11-hydroxy-delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol) and THCCOOH (11-nor-9-carboxy-delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol) metabolites in the liver.

Will Most Medical Cannabis Consultations Start to Take Place Online?

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Prior to the COVID-19 outbreak, many states throughout the United States required that a patient see a physician in-person before they could use telemedicine for future consultations. Now, an initial physical examination is not required to use telemedicine. From: [link] (Public Domain &#8211.

Cannabis for Raynaud Syndrome

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Raynaud syndrome (aka Raynaud’s phenomenon, Raynaud’s disease or simply Raynaud’s) is a relatively common condition, yet many people know little about it.

Knocking Off Menopause Symptoms The CBD Way

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Guest article by Tricia Blake Over the years, humanity has been wrangling over medical cannabis. There are still many studies that need to be done to prove cannabis’s efficacy, but the signs are promising for a whole host of conditions.

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How to Get a Missouri Medical Marijuana Card in 2020

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Introduction. It is now possible to get a medical marijuana card online in Missouri. However, only renewals are possible at the moment. Here’s how to get your medical cannabis certificate and card renewed in Missouri. Missouri River.

How to Get a New Mexico Medical Marijuana Card Online

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How to Get a New Mexico Medical Marijuana Card in 2020. Getting a New Mexico Medical Marijuana Card Online Leafwell Who Can Apply for an NM MMJ ID Card? What Does an MMJ Card Permit in New Mexico? How Do I Apply for a New Mexico Medical Cannabis Identification Card?

Five Cannabis Laws That Apply to Most US States

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Cannabis is a plant that is as both a medicine and for recreational purposes. However, being a Schedule I substance, possession of cannabis and use for any purpose becomes illegal under federal law.

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Cannabis for Mental Health: Why Does it Work? [Video]

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It was Mental Health Week last week, so Leafwell joined forces with PotGuide to take a look at how cannabis can help treat mental health problems like anxiety, depression and PTSD. Click Play on the video below and check out the show in its entirety!

Cannabis and Cancer: a Primer

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World Cancer Day has just passed and, although we have written about using cannabis for cancer (including speaking to experts such as Dr. Michael Masterman-Smith and others), there is still much to be written about.