The Endocannabinoid System-History, Health and Why We Feel High

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The History and Science of Cannabis. Having a THC concentration of less than 0.03%, hemp is a non-psychoactive plant. In 1964, the first phytocannabinoid, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), was isolated. Higher THC to lower CBD/CBN ratio. Lower THC to higher CBD/CBN ratio.

The History of Cannabis in Medicine

Cannabis Law Report

The two commonly known chemical compounds are THC and CBD. THC is the chemical compound known to cause psychoactive and euphoric sensations and feelings in consumers whereas, CBD is the non-psychoactive chemical compound. The history of cannabis in medicine.

History of the medicinal use of cannabis

Alchimia

Until that moment, the consumption method was still ingestion, but it was during this time when the first tinctures and extracts were manufactured. The post History of the medicinal use of cannabis appeared first on Alchimia blog.

THC vs CBD: Whats the Difference?

The Herb Collective

A Brief History of Cannabis The earliest recorded use of cannabis was in middle Asia in 2727 BC. Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Cannabidiol (CBD) are only two of more than 100 compounds found in cannabis.

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THC Basics: An Introduction For Patients

Canna Care Docs

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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Florida House Passes Silly THC Cap, Frustrating Florida Voters

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Bowing to pressure from the Governor’s Office, the Republican controlled House Health & Human Services Committee passed a cap on smokable marijuana at 10 percent THC. That ten percent cap is about half the potency of what’s currently available in the dispensaries, meaning patients would have to double their consumption to obtain medicinal relief. Rodrigues, he would probably point to a study associating cannabis consumption with the onset of psychiatric disorders.

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U.S. Chemist Roger Adams Isolated CBD 75 Years Ago

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The name most associated with cannabis science is generally Israeli chemist Raphael Mechoulam, who’s credited with first isolating and identifying THC. And, by some accounts, he even has a claim to being the person who initially identified its psychoactive cousin, THC.

Cannabis and Alzheimer’s Disease: The Compelling Evidence

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Researchers at The Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla have found that THC, the long disparaged psychoactive ingredient in cannabis, inhibits the formation of the amyloid plaque. Pin This! Guest post by Lanny Swerdlow, RN, LNC.

Cannabis: Gateway Drug or Life Preserver?

United Patients Group

With mindful consumption, people who use cannabis lead happier and more successful lives. A look at history reveals how and why this myth perpetuates. It is the process that changes THCA to THC and CBDA into CBD. Critics have claimed for decades that cannabis is a “gateway drug.”

Cannabis: Gateway Drug or Life Preserver?

United Patients Group

With mindful consumption, people who use cannabis lead happier and more successful lives. A look at history reveals how and why this myth perpetuates. It is the process that changes THCA to THC and CBDA into CBD. Critics have claimed for decades that cannabis is a “gateway drug.”

Cannabis: Gateway Drug or Life Preserver?

United Patients Group

With mindful consumption, people who use cannabis lead happier and more successful lives. A look at history reveals how and why this myth perpetuates. It is the process that changes THCA to THC and CBDA into CBD. Critics have claimed for decades that cannabis is a “gateway drug.”

Medical Marijuana Can Help with the Effects of Traumatic brain injury

FloridaMarijuana.net

Cannabis has an ancient history of human use and is currently one of the most commonly used medications throughout the world. In the lab, Sarne and his team “injected mice with a single, low dose of THC either before or after exposing them to brain trauma. A control group of mice sustained brain injury, but did not receive the THC treatment. Patients may need to experiment with a variety of methods available for medical marijuana consumption.

Terpene Spotlight: Borneol

FloridaMarijuana.net

Its superiority in the plant world is due, in part, to its history. 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. As history has shown, botanical properties have served humans and animals precisely.

Terpene Spotlight: Bergamotene

FloridaMarijuana.net

Its superiority in the plant world is due, in part, to its history. 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. Speak to a certifying medical marijuana physician to determine the recommended strain and method of consumption.

Terpene Spotlight: Camphene

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This means that each strain has a unique genetic lineage, individual effects, odor , taste and THC and/or CBD content. Cannabis, though, contains so much more than “just” THC/CBD. National Library of Medicine (UNLM) reports that “ Camphene can be found in a number of food items such as dill, caraway, hyssop, and fennel, which makes camphene a potential biomarker for the consumption of these food products.”

Terpene Spotlight: Humulene

FloridaMarijuana.net

There is archeological evidence that proves that humans have used cannabis for at least 10,000 years; recorded history, for at least 5,000 years. 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.

Terpene Spotlight: Bisabolol

FloridaMarijuana.net

There is archeological evidence that proves that humans have used cannabis for at least 10,000 years; recorded history, for at least 5,000 years. The beneficial parts of the Cannabis plant go beyond THC and CBD cannabinoids. It is likely because of bisabolol that patients report feeling relaxed and calm after ingestion and consumption. As the use of medical marijuana increases in Florida, patients are learning that the cannabis plant is a complex and ancient natural remedy.

Terpene Spotlight: Eucalyptol

FloridaMarijuana.net

Its superiority in the plant world is due, in part, to its history. 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. Cannabis is becoming more accepted as a medicinal aid especially as more research is conducted to understand the complexity and advantages of the plant.

Marijuana and Schizophrenia: Triggering or Treating?

Greencamp

Cannabis, or more precisely large quantities of THC, are known to trigger short-term anxiety and paranoia in some users, so it’s often suggested that people struggling with mental health issues should completely stay away from weed. One part of the medical community believes and fears that the most abundant active compound in most of the cannabis strains we use today, THC , is able to cause schizophrenia. subjects who use cannabis frequently and have a history of psychosis.

Terpene Spotlight: Geraniol

FloridaMarijuana.net

Throughout history people have used the plant primarily for medicinal purposes. History.com describes the history of this complex and beneficial plant which has deep roots as an herbal medicine, “likely starting in Asia around 500 BC. The history of cannabis cultivation in America dates back to the early colonists, who grew hemp for textiles and rope. Speak to a certifying medical marijuana physician to determine the recommended strain and method of consumption.

Terpene Spotlight: Valencene

FloridaMarijuana.net

There is archeological evidence that proves that humans have used cannabis for at least 10,000 years; recorded history, for at least 5,000 years. 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.

Guest Post: The Legal Status of CBD Oil in Italy

Cannabis Law Report

Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is the psychoactive compound, which is responsible for the feeling of being “high,” when cannabis is consumed. To understand the reasoning behind this, we need to study the history of cannabis legalisation in Italy. of THC, is considered as hemp.

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NORML’s 2020 Democratic Primary Marijuana Straw Poll

NORML

Summary: Senator Sanders has a long history of supporting reforming our nation’s drug policy. Summary: Kamala Harris has a complicated history with marijuana law reform. 2016), HB 1276: Defines any consumption of marijuana while in a moving vehicle as a traffic violation.

Mexico Senate Will Soon Debate Marijuana Draft Legislation

WeedAdvisor

But if history has taught us anything, it is that drafting legal marijuana legislation is a delicate process. Kerlikowske emphasized the dangers associated with consumption of THC in underdeveloped brains.

Is Cannabis Against Your Religion?

SpeedWeed

But what does each religious tradition actually say about the plant and its consumption? A Gift From the Gods: The History of Cannabis and Religion. Some Buddhist traditions have praised THC’s relaxing effect as a helpful tool for meditation.

Terpene Spotlight: Delta-3-Carene

FloridaMarijuana.net

There is archeological evidence that proves that humans have used cannabis for at least 10,000 years; recorded history, for at least 5,000 years. The beneficial parts of the Cannabis plant go beyond THC and CBD cannabinoids. Patients should speak with their certified medical marijuana physician to determine which strains and methods of consumption are most appropriate for their medical conditions.

Colombian Marijuana Legalization Bill Gaining Huge Traction

WeedAdvisor

The biggest concession was when public consumption of cannabis was allowed by the courts, despite recreational cannabis being illegal. Then, Colombia made history when PharmaCielo Colombia S.A.S. – Consumers must register with these locations and THC levels are limited. Edibles will also be rather weak, maxing out at 10mg of THC per unit. A bill to legalize recreational marijuana is making its way through the political pipeline in Colombia.

Austria: Cannabidiol In Food And Cosmetics

Cannabis Law Report

Hemp contains approximately 60 cannabinoids, including the psychotropic tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and the non-psychotropic CBD. The active substance THC may be used in pharmaceuticals, whereas the use of the hemp blossom as a drug is not permitted.

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Guest Post: Is CBD Legal? Federal & State Laws [2019]

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Unlike marijuana which contains large quantities of the cannabinoid THC that is responsible for making you feel high, CBD will not make you high. In 2018, Kansas passed the Senate Bill 282 allowing any adult to legally purchase CBD as long as the product contains 0% THC.

Using Cannabis for ALS: Benefits, Research and Best Strains

Greencamp

Brief history of ALS. This is how the psychoactive intoxication with THC affects our brain, and this same pathway is activated for the many other medical benefits cannabis has to offer. High in THC. Have significant CBD levels (or 1:1 THC-CBD ratio).

A Beginners Guide to Medical Cannabis in Maryland

Peninsula Alternative Health

Talk to a registered physician about your symptoms and medical history to see if medical cannabis would be an appropriate option for you. Each strain differentiates based on their potency of delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and its other cannabinoids, including cannabidiol (CBD).

Spain’s Agency for Consumer Affairs, Food Safety and Nutrition (AECOSAN) Follows EIHA’s Lead

Cannabis Law Report

AECOSAN this week issued a declaration that says only edibles derived from hemp seeds “have a clear and meaningful history of consumption within the EU.” Here’s the report in full.

Illinois Legalizes Marijuana

The Joint Blog

Law enforcement across the nation has spent billions of dollars to enforce the criminalization of cannabis, yet its consumption remains widespread.”. Carrying the psychoactive ingredient THC, marijuana was effectively outlawed in the U.S. Illinois has officially become the 11th U.S.

A Beginners Guide to Medical Cannabis in Maryland

Peninsula Alternative Health

Talk to a registered physician about your symptoms and medical history to see if medical cannabis would be an appropriate option for you. Each strain differentiates based on their potency of delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and its other cannabinoids, including cannabidiol (CBD). They’re indica- or sativa-dominant and contain regulated levels of CBD and THC based on what you need.

Article – Reed Smith: UK: Cannabis In The UK – A Regulatory Environment In Transition?

Cannabis Law Report

The two that are most relevant to the ongoing medical and legalisation debate are cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). The key difference between CBD and THC is that THC has psychoactive properties, meaning users experience a high from its use, whereas CBD has no psychoactive properties (it contains little or no THC). THC, a tetrahydro derivative of cannabinol, is a controlled drug under the Act. 19 August 2019. Authors – Carolyn E.

Infographic: Health Pros and Cons of Cannabis

Cannabis Law Report

This is where THC comes under focus, especially if applied in the early stages when it prevents cell death. The effect of THC keeps the cells safe and sound. 10 Known Side Effects of Weed Consumption. THC in Cannabis Causes Paranoia.

CBD Oil Setback In Europe As Brussels Reclassifies Cannabis Derivative To Ban Sale

Cannabis Law Report

and derived products containing cannabinoids are considered novel foods as a history of consumption has not been demonstrated. If you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation. AUTHOR: Mark Taylor. PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT.