THC(A) vs. THC THC is the main psychoactive constituent contained in the marijuana plant. While most of us have heard of THC, and know what it is, many people don’t know about its non-psychoactive pre-curser “acid form” called THC(A), also known as Tetrahydrocannabinolic acid (isn’t THC(A) a lot easier to say?). What is THC(A)? THC(A) […]
via Beyond Cannabinoids: Flavonoids, Terpenes & Terpenoids Of Cannabis – Zamnesia. Each strain has its own aroma and effect. This unique signature is not only the result of cannabinoids, but also due to lesser known molecules: The flavonoids, terpenes, terpenoids. Some strains are sedating, some energizing, some take your spirit to the land of euphoria, some […]
via Europe: Study: Marijuana Slows Alzheimer’s Decline. New Spanish and Israeli research shows that a synthetic analogue of the active component of marijuana can reduce the inflammation and prevent the mental decline associated with Alzheimer’s disease. Although it was conducted on human brain tissue in the lab and in a rat model — but not in […]
Cannabinoids and Cannabis Cure: Documentary Cannabis and cannabinoids documentary video that shows several aspects of the healing abilities of medical cannabis and the endocannabinoid system. Several medical marijuana videos together to provide over an hour of information on cannabinoids and their many functions in human health and medicine. Video provided via: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xh2qd_foV-4 Published on Jan 3, 2013 PLEASE […]
CBG and CBG-A: Cannabinoids found in Cannabis Plants Exploring cannabinoids called CBG and their acid form (CBG-A) and their possible therapeutic roles, as well as their role in developing other cannabinoids within the cannabis plant. Cannabis Science video provided via: What Is CBG? – YouTube.
Have you ever wondered why using cannabis causes your mouth to go dry? This problem is typically referred to as “cottonmouth”, as it feels about the same as shoving a bunch of cotton-balls into your mouth, and then trying to lick a stamp. It was once thought that dry mouth was merely a side-effect caused […]
Cannabis decarboxylation Decarboxylation of the cannabis plant is necessary to bring out the most of the THC by converting THC(a), which is non-psychoactive, into THC which is our favorite cannabinoid. When the cannabis plant is freshly harvested, most of the THC found within the resins on the buds and leaves, is still in it’s non-psychoactive form […]
Medical Marijuana – A Gateway Drug For Breaking Cocaine Addiction? A while back I wrote about Medical Marijuana and Narcotic Pain Pill Reduction. Well it seems that what I have been saying all along, is also backed up with another new study. This time the study however, was not on pain pills, but on cocaine consumption, […]