Laughter – the overlooked benefit of cannabis use

Sensi Seeds

However, recent research on the cannabinoid and terpene profiles of different cannabis varieties mean we need to reassess what we thought we know about indicas and sativas being defined by their THC:CBD ratio. Consumption

Terpene Spotlight: Caryophyllene

FloridaMarijuana.net

In “ The Cannabis and Cannabinoids: Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutic Potential” written by Franjo Grotenhermen and Ethan Russo, the authors cite the 1964 discovery of THC by Gaoni and Mechoulam. Caryophyllene binds to cannabinoid receptors- the only terpene believed to do this. Cannabinoid Receptors , referred to as CB1 and CB2, are an essential part of the human body’s endocannabinoid system.

Trending Sources

Medical Marijuana Can Be Used to Treat Neuropathy

FloridaMarijuana.net

Exposure to toxins may damage nerves and cause peripheral neuropathy: medication toxicity, environmental or industrial toxins and heavy alcohol consumption. The endocannabinoid system consists of cannabinoid receptors all over the body. When the body is defensive against trauma, this system begins to fail, resulting in physical, mental and/or neurological conditions. Neuropathy, or nerve damage, effects over 30 million Americans.

CBD Science Update

Project CBD

The 29th annual International Cannabinoid Research Society ( ICRS ) symposium, which convened last month in Bethesda, Maryland, featured new developments in CBD science that have far-reaching implications for many areas of medicine. Related story Can CBD Help Your Condition?

CBD 233

THC Provides More Symptom Relief Than CBD, According To New Study

MassRoots

government and people who are uncomfortable with the high that is produced by the main psychoactive cannabinoid occurring in cannabis, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), have accepted CBD with open arms in recent years by adding it to coffee, skincare regimens, and personal lubricant.

THC 103

Insomnia is Treated Effectively with Medical Marijuana

FloridaMarijuana.net

Psychology Today (PT) recognizes that the effects of medical cannabis are caused by the action of chemicals known as cannabinoids that activate cannabinoid receptors in the central nervous system. The primary cannabinoids responsible for the characteristic psychological effects of marijuana are THC (Tetrahydocannabinol) and CBD (Cannabidiol). Cannabinoid Receptors , referred to as CB1 and CB2, are an essential part of the human body’s endocannabinoid system.

Sleep 153

Virginia, Marijuana, and How Medical Legalization May Unfold in the South

NORML

Furthermore, Virginia’s consumption/product regulations are smoke-free. The 2017 expansion of Virginia’s medical marijuana law got rid of qualifying conditions. How did getting rid of qualifying conditions make things easier for Virginia’s patients and the legislature?

Terpene Spotlight: Phytol

FloridaMarijuana.net

THC and CBD are two popular cannabinoids, and have been used medicinally for centuries. When terpenes and cannabinoids interact together, there is a heightened efficacy for medical marijuana patients. 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: Pulegone

FloridaMarijuana.net

Cannabis has been used for human consumption for centuries. 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. As with all medicinal interventions, terpenes and strains may affect each person and medical condition differently. Be sure to speak with your medical marijuana physician about their recommendations based on your individual needs and medical conditions.

Terpene Spotlight: Myrcene

FloridaMarijuana.net

The European Journal of Pharmacology stated that this effect “ may represent a novel route for molecular regulation of endogenous cannabinoid activity.” When terpenes and cannabinoids interact together, there is a heightened efficacy for medical marijuana patients. 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: Humulene

FloridaMarijuana.net

THC and CBD are two popular cannabinoids, and have been used medicinally for centuries. When terpenes and cannabinoids interact together, there is a heightened efficacy for medical marijuana patients. Patients should speak with their certified medical marijuana physician to determine which strains and methods of consumption are most appropriate for their medical conditions.

What Is the Shelf Life of CBD Oil? What Is the Best Way to Store CBD Oil?

Cannabis Cheri

The shelf life of a product is defined as: “the length of time for which an item remains usable, fit for consumption, or saleable.”. How long will that bottle of CBD oil actually last before it’s no longer “fit for consumption?”.

Oil 212

Yes! You can Get a Medical Marijuana Card for Anxiety in Florida

FloridaMarijuana.net

Florida medical marijuana doctors are recommending medical marijuana for anxiety, depression and many other mental health conditions. Anxiety is one aspect of a broader condition- anxiety disorder. Depression is a condition in which a person feels discouraged, sad, hopeless, unmotivated, or disinterested in life in general for more than two weeks and when the feelings interfere with daily activities. Intermittent anxiety is a normal part of life.

Medical Marijuana Can Help with the Effects of Traumatic brain injury

FloridaMarijuana.net

The endocannabinoid system consists of cannabinoid receptors all over the body. When the body is defensive against trauma or illness, this system begins to fail, resulting in physical, mental and/or neurological conditions. Cannabis offers significant therapeutic benefits for a wide range of medical conditions. Patients may need to experiment with a variety of methods available for medical marijuana consumption.

Guide to Microdosing Cannabis Concentrates, Flowers and Edibles

Greencamp

The premise behind microdosing is simple: By administering very small doses of cannabis it’s possible to relieve symptoms of many conditions while avoiding the psychoactive and intoxicating effects of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). Cannabinoids: A Guide to 13 Bioactive Compounds from Weed.

Terpene Spotlight: Eucalyptol

FloridaMarijuana.net

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. When terpenes and cannabinoids interact together, there is a heightened efficacy for medical marijuana patients. Patients should speak with their certified medical marijuana physician to determine which strains and methods of consumption are most appropriate for their medical conditions.

CBD Science Update

Project CBD

The 29th annual International Cannabinoid Research Society ( ICRS ) symposium, which convened last month in Bethesda, Maryland, featured new developments in CBD science that have far-reaching implications for many areas of medicine. Related story Can CBD Help Your Condition?

Terpene Spotlight: Delta-3-Carene

FloridaMarijuana.net

The endocannabinoid system consists of cannabinoid receptors all over the body. The beneficial parts of the Cannabis plant go beyond THC and CBD cannabinoids. Cannabinoids and terpenes influence activity of one another , resulting in strain-specific characteristics, effects and responses. The European Journal of Pharmacology stated that this effect “ may represent a novel route for molecular regulation of endogenous cannabinoid activity.”

Terpene Spotlight: Pinene

FloridaMarijuana.net

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. When terpenes and cannabinoids interact together, there is a heightened efficacy for medical marijuana patients. 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

FloridaMarijuana.net

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. When terpenes and cannabinoids interact together, there is a heightened efficacy for medical marijuana patients. Patients should speak with their certified medical marijuana physician to determine which strains and methods of consumption are most appropriate for their medical conditions.

Singapore Authorities Re-Emphasize Their Strict Attitude Towards Cannabis

Cannabis Law Report

The use of pharmaceutical cannabinoid products in Singapore comes under strict frameworks and regulations and does not diminish the country’s zero-tolerance position against drugs, the Home Affairs and Health ministries have said. The Straits Times Reports.

Cannabis as Medicine: 101

Puff Puff Post

It was the works of Dr. Raphael Mechoulam and his team of scientists that led to important discoveries of endogenous and exogenous cannabinoids and their interactions with receptors in the human body and brain referred to as the Endocannabinoid system (ECS).

Medicinal properties of CBD

Alchimia

CBD is a cannabinoid present in cannabis plants with a very similar molecular structure to THC but without any kind of psychoactive effect. CBD, the cannabinoid with the most therapeutical properties. Medicinal properties of several cannabinoids. CBD and neurological conditions.

THC vs CBD: Whats the Difference?

The Herb Collective

How can one be considered to be recreationally pleasurable while the other one is medically effective for so many conditions? Both substances are cannabinoids or the chemical compounds within the cannabis plant.

THC 70

The History of Cannabis in Medicine

Cannabis Law Report

Prehistorically, cannabis was used to relieve pain and acted as an effective remedy for different health conditions. Cannabis or marijuana is made up of more than one hundred chemical compounds known as cannabinoids.

Can cannabis help people suffering from autoimmune disorders?

The Marijuana Facts

Autoimmune conditions are an area of medicine that is frequently misunderstood. Around 50 million Americans suffer from autoimmune conditions. The location of the autoimmune attack varies based on the condition.

Pushing Cannabis into Modern Healthcare

CannaTech

These guidelines outline a list of qualifying conditions that patients must possess in order to legally obtain medical cannabis. Changing Cannabis Conversations Worldwide. Canada has been at the forefront of shaping much of the rhetoric surrounding cannabis since 2001.

Using Cannabis for ALS: Benefits, Research and Best Strains

Greencamp

The available body of evidence suggests that besides the lessening of symptoms, cannabis is also capable of slowing down the overall rate of progression of this horrible condition. Exploring the available research on ALS and cannabinoids.

What Is CBD And Should You Try It?

TOPS Cannabis

The counterpart to the more well known cannabinoid (THC) CBD is the yin to THC’s yang. Other benefits of CBD also include treating health conditions such as: Inflammation. Based off the research done, CBD is generally safe and advisable to the public for consumption.

Terpene Spotlight: Valencene

FloridaMarijuana.net

THC and CBD are two popular cannabinoids, and have been used medicinally for centuries. Patients should speak with their certified medical marijuana physician to determine which strains and methods of consumption are most appropriate for their medical conditions. As interest in the medical cannabis industry grows, science is dissecting the cannabis plant even further to understand just how the complicated plant can heal humans, and animals.

Terpene Spotlight: Linalool

FloridaMarijuana.net

The endocannabinoid system consists of cannabinoid receptors all over the body. Cannabis offers significant therapeutic benefits for a wide range of medical conditions. Patients may need to experiment with a variety of methods available for medical marijuana consumption. For centuries, humans have relied on the cannabis plant for its therapeutic properties. More than ever, cannabis can aid in the treatment of chronic disease and as a supplement to their healthcare regime.

What Is the Shelf Life of CBD Oil? What Is the Best Way to Store CBD Oil?

Cannabis Cheri

The shelf life of a product is defined as: “the length of time for which an item remains usable, fit for consumption, or saleable.”. How long will that bottle of CBD oil actually last before it’s no longer “fit for consumption?”.

Oil 130

Terpene Spotlight: Phellandrene

FloridaMarijuana.net

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 cannabinoids. When terpenes and cannabinoids interact together, there is a heightened efficacy for medical marijuana patients. Patients should speak with their certified medical marijuana physician to determine which strains and methods of consumption are most appropriate for their medical conditions.

CBD and THC Ratio

Cannabis Law Report

Many consumers love to smoke, vape, or eat marijuana because of its THC compound, which takes users to cloud nine after about 30 minutes of consumption. It’s a CBD product that contains many cannabinoids (natural chemicals in marijuana plants) in different proportions.

THC 56

The Ethnobotanical Approach to Cannabis-Derived Therapeutics

CannaTech

With Eybna’s advanced data collection and analytic capabilities and Seach’s large database of patient medical cannabis usage, this partnership focuses on identifying consumption habits among Seach’s cohort of patients. Who is Eybna?

THC Basics: An Introduction For Patients

Canna Care Docs

While cannabis has been used for medical, religious, and recreational purposes for over 5,000 years (1) , THC, as an isolated cannabinoid derived from the plant was first discovered by Raphael Mechoulam and Yechiel Goani in 1964 (2). Cannabinoid pharmacology: the first 66 years.

THC 75

Marijuana and Schizophrenia: Triggering or Treating?

Greencamp

Schizophrenia is a mental condition which alters numerous important brain functions and subsequently the way a person feels, thinks and acts. It’s also very hard to predict who will develop this psychiatric disorder, but people whose first-degree relative suffers from schizophrenia are far more likely to develop the same condition. Interestingly enough, schizophrenia patients have increased levels of cannabinoid receptors in their brains. (