Cannabinoids: THC

The cannabis plant has been harvested and used by humans throughout history for a variety of purposes. It is because of its complexity, sophistication and cultivation that cannabis has survived for centuries. Cannabis contains chemical compounds that have varying pharmacological and medicinal properties. During the past several decades, scientists have studied and analyzed the entire cannabis plant. THC was discovered by Scientist Raphael Mechoulam in the 1960s.

New York City: Lawmakers Advance Bills Limiting Drug Testing for Cannabis as a Condition of Employment, Probation


Members of the New York City Council approved a pair of municipal bills this week limiting situations where those seeking employment or on probation may be drug tested for the past use of cannabis.

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Serious Conditions Are Responding To Cannabinoid Therapy

Peninsula Alternative Health

As medical cannabis emerges from the dark days of prohibition, researchers are finding a wide range of conditions responding successfully to it. Because cannabis is still a schedule 1 drug in the U.S., So far, science is telling us that yes cannabis has anti-seizure actions.

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. However, some people hate getting high, and even the lowest dose of THC-rich products could alter their thinking. What is THC?

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Israel To Allow Medical Cannabis Prescriptions For Some Conditions

Cannabis Law Report

Patients with certain medical conditions will be permitted to receive medical cannabis by prescription rather than requiring Health Ministry permission, Deputy Health Minister Ya’acov Litzman announced on Thursday evening. “I Medical Cannabis NewsThe Jerusalem Post writes.

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


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.

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THC vs CBD: Whats the Difference?

The Herb Collective

As the legalization of cannabis becomes both recreationally and medically common around the world, many will wonder what the difference is between these two compounds. How can one be considered to be recreationally pleasurable while the other one is medically effective for so many conditions?

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THC Basics: An Introduction For Patients

Canna Care Docs

An Introductory Lesson on THC Basics For Medical Cannabis Patients. Cannabis, a plant that has proven to be endlessly complex is still under the microscope by researchers, patients, physicians, and society. THC Basics: Perceptions in Today’s Society.

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PA: Health Secretary to Add Anxiety Disorders and Tourette Syndrome to Medical Marijuana Program Serious Medical Conditions

Cannabis Law Report

After a careful review of the medical literature available about these conditions, I have decided to approve this recommendation,” Dr. Levine said. Medical Cannabis NewsPennsylvania Govt Press Release.

THCA vs. THC: What's the Difference

The Herb Collective

When you think of cannabinoids in marijuana, you probably think of THC and CBD. This is a cannabinoid found in cannabis that eventually converts to the psychoactive THC as the plant dries. So what’s the difference when comparing THCA vs. THC?

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Green Relief

The benefits of CBD-rich cannabis concentrates for chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) are well-known among football players and other pro athletes. government still maintains that cannabis is a dangerous drug with no medical value. government-held patent pertaining to “cannabinoids as antioxidants and neuroprotectants,” CBD and THC can limit “neurological damage following ischemic insults, such as stroke or trauma.”.

US Federal Air Surgeon Clarifies Rules On Pilots And THC /CBD

Cannabis Law Report

The marijuana or cannabis plant contains more than 400 different chemicals and 60 cannabinoid compounds, all of which are absorbed when the whole leaf is smoked or ingested. The compound responsible for the euphoric, mind-altering effect is tetrahydrocannabinol (THC).

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DIY Marijuana Topicals: Pain Relieving Frankincense and Cannabis Massage Oil

Cannabis Cheri

Note: You can make this DIY Cannabis Massage Oil in THC and/or CBD versions! It’s easy to make from just three ingredients that were used in Biblical times: olive oil, frankincense, and cannabis. Cannabis. For many ancient cultures, cannabis was revered as a sacred plant.

Video: Cops Search For Marijuana in Hospital Room of Missouri Man Suffering from Stage IV Pancreatic Cancer


A Missouri man suffering from stage-four (IV) pancreatic cancer endured a police raid on his hospital room Thursday, as officers searched his belongings for cannabis. By the time his condition was diagnosed, it had already spread to his liver, qualifying his cancer as stage IV.

International Cannabis to Supply New Zealand’s NUBU Pharmaceuticals With Portfolio of Full-Spectrum Pharmaceutical THC/CBD Products

Cannabis Law Report

ICC International Cannabis Corp. Under the terms of the Agreement, ICC will supply NUBU will a suite of full-spectrum pharmaceutical grade medical cannabis products including: Packaged and labelled medical cannabis including; oil/tincture and capsules in finished goods form.

International Cannabis to Supply New Zealand’s NUBU Pharmaceuticals With Portfolio of Full-Spectrum Pharmaceutical THC/CBD Products

Cannabis Law Report

July 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ICC International Cannabis Corp. ICC Branded, co-branded and/or ICC labelled medical cannabis products under development including but not limited to: ° Cannabis oil; ° Capsules; ° Transdermal patches; ° Oral sprays; ° Inhalers; and.

Dosing Cannabis/Medical Marijuana: 10 Key Things to Consider


People often ask “I suffer from x condition – please give me advice on what CBD:THC profile to take, and how much and how often.” Related to this are other questions, such as “What strain should I take, and what range of cannabinoids and terpenes are best for my condition/s?”

Popular Medical Cannabis Strains for Cancer Symptoms


In recent years, patients turned to medical cannabis to address these symptoms. Now, with medical cannabis expanding across the country, more patients are asking which are the most ideal medical cannabis strains for cancer treatment assistance. . Medical Medical Conditions

How Much CBD Should I Take? Essential CBD Dosing Info You NEED

Cannabis Cheri

Like everything associated with cannabis dosing, both THC and CBD, there simply is no one answer to that question that works for everyone. Everyone’s cannabis dosing needs, both THC and CBD are different, and not just a little bit different, oftentimes drastically different.

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NORML Responds To Latest Cannabis and Psychosis Claims


A widely reported study appearing today in the British journal The Lancet alleges that an estimated 30 to 50 percent of psychosis cases in Europe are due to cannabis exposure, and that exposure to elevated levels of THC increases this risk.

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Hemp-derived CBD Vs Cannabis-derived CBD in topicals


One of these questions revolves around whether Hemp-derived CBD and Cannabis Derived CBD are the same? CBD or Cannabidiol is a cannabinoid that can be found within the cannabis plant. CBD, unlike THC [the psychoactive cannabinoid], won’t get you high.

Do you have trouble sleeping? Cannabis can help!

420 Clinic

But the good news is, there is a safe and natural alternative that can help you sleep — cannabis. THC is a proven painkiller. A 2007 study in the Journal of Chemistry and Biodiversity saw a 1:1 ratio of THC and CBD being applied to patients with a history of chronic pain.

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Sickle Cell and Cannabis

420 Insight

Sickle cell disease (SCD) is a hereditary condition caused by a mutation in the haemoglobin gene, which leads to symptoms of anaemia, extreme pain, and organ damage if unmanaged. In normal conditions, the cells temporarily deform in order to be squeezed through narrow blood vessels.

Most Interesting Scientific Reports On Cannabis


In this article, we have curated for you the most interesting scientific reports on the potential use of cannabis in the relief of symptoms or diseases. Diet-rich fats reduce the sensitivity of cannabinoid receptors to tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) . Health cannabinoids CBD cbd oil THC

How can cannabis aid IBS?

420 Clinic

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is becoming a common condition in the western world. It is estimated that at least 5 million Canadians suffer from IBS, with an additional 120,000 people developing the condition every year. How can cannabis help? The post How can cannabis aid IBS?

Neurofibromatosis helped by Cannabis

420 Insight

Neurofibromatosis (otherwise known as NF) is a medical condition that refers to a number of various inherited conditions which are clinically and genetically distinct in nature. Editor's Picks MEDICINAL Tumors cannabis CBD marijuana medicinal cannabis Neurofibromatosis THC tumors

Raphael Mechoulam: Pioneer Cannabis Researcher

Medicinal Marijuana Association

1930) of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem isolated and synthesized the main psychoactive compound in cannabis: THC. Back then, accessing cannabis for research purposes was not necessarily simple.

Exploring the endocannabinoid system and the impact of CBD


The ESC has shed light on why cannabis produces psychoactive effects, how intractable epilepsy can be treated, and what chemical reaction is behind the euphoria of the “runner’s high.” Depression is another condition that scientists are struggling to tackle.

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Breaking Down The Cannabis Plant

MGC Pharma

A Cannabis plant is made up of 400 different chemicals that have physical and psychoactive effects when consumed together. In this blog, I will introduce the prominent chemicals found in the Cannabis plant, as well as how they interact with the human body.

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


Virginia has been one of the most reluctant states to consider marijuana law reform, though it recently began allowing some forms of cannabis oil for approved patients. These were moms and dads and grandparents of children [with intractable epilepsy] who were using medical cannabis oils.

The Legal Status of Cannabis for Animals

Project CBD

In recent years, the use of cannabis in veterinary medicine has gone from obscure concept to a mainstream issue. This explosion of interest in the use of cannabis and CBD for animals has led to the development of a multi-million dollar industry creating cannabis-based products for pets.

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Three Great Florida Medical Cannabis Strains Offered by Trulieve

This means that each strain has a unique genetic lineage, individual effects, odor , taste and THC percentage. As with all medicinal interventions, 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. The THC content: 25%. It’s also well-known and preferred because OG Kush has one of the highest THC percentages.

New Brunswick Ramping Up to Sell Cannabis Edibles


While large businesses are well underway in their mission to enter the Canadian edible cannabis industry, small enterprises also want a bite. Bakery owner Jen Guimond plans to open a separate location dedicated exclusively to cannabis edibles. THC and CBD to be Offered. . Both THC and CBD have benefits, but the high caused by THC is often a deal-breaker, especially if users need to remain alert. Guimond’s cannabis cooking lessons are quite popular.

Guide to Microdosing Cannabis Concentrates, Flowers and Edibles


Microdosing is a method of dosing cannabis in a way that allows you to reap its medical benefits without getting high. Nowadays, there are a couple of trends among medical cannabis consumers: One of them is using high CBD products, as cannabidiol (CBD) diminishes the head high produced by THC.

How I Use Cannabis For My Essential Tremor And Fibromyalgia

Miss Marijuana

While in high school, most of my friends smoked cannabis, I was always that one person who never partook. My friends and family convinced me after graduation to finally try cannabis. From that moment on I have been using cannabis daily ever since. By The Blonde Lemonade.

How Does Cannabis Help Insomnia?

TOPS Cannabis

Whether it’s the result of our busy schedules, the ever-increasing stress and anxiety of daily life, or a serious underlying condition, millions of adults will experience some form of insomnia at some point in their lives. And that is how cannabis can help. Cannabis Insomnia

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A New Treatment: CBD Oil For Autism?

Puff Puff Post

A sample of 120 patients aged between 5 and 29 years old with mild to severe autism are currently being given two different cannabis oil formulas or placebo. CBD Oil For Autism: How Can Cannabis Help? 60% of children afflicted with anxiety had improvements in their condition.

Could Depression Be Caused by Inflammation? by Dr. Veronique Desaulniers

United Patients Group

We all know by now how eating certain foods can cause inflammation and even how certain substances in the environment, like pollens or molds, can lead to sneezing, skin rashes, aches and pains and a whole host of other more serious conditions. Cannabis and Inflammation.

Weekly Cannabis News Roundup

420 Clinic

With so much changing day-to-day with medical cannabis and the looming legalization date in Canada, it can be easy to miss some of the updates. We publish weekly recap blogs of the top stories from the cannabis world, so you can stay in the know. News cycle for May 21 to 27, 2018: 420 Advisory Management attends Cannabis Europa. This past Tuesday, the inaugural Cannabis Europa was held at the Barbican in London.

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Cannabis for Sciatica: Can It Actually Help?


While doing research on cannabis for sciatica, I noticed that a lot of online vendors who sell CBD products hail this isolated cannabinoid as the best possible cannabis solution for the condition. Is cannabis good for sciatica? Can cannabis cure sciatica?