Photo credit: Industrial Hemp Farms. The first thought that comes to the minds of many when they hear cannabis is THC or CBD. But cannabinol (CBN) is also another beneficial part of the cannabis plant. It is one of more than 100 cannabinoids in cannabis, and it’s quickly making a name for itself. What is CBN? CBN is a non-psychoactive cannabinoid. The strong … [Read more...] about CBN — a Minor Cannabinoid With Potentially Major Benefits
Researchers are learning more about cannabis' effect on COVID-19. Photo credit: Bukhta Yurii. Now more than ever, researchers are studying how COVID-19 is impacting certain demographics more aggressively than others. Exhausting all causes, a conversation arises about if cannabis users may be at greater risk for breakthrough COVID-19 infections. Although the root … [Read more...] about Can Cannabis Cause Breakthrough COVID-19 Infections?
Is this the next biggest cannabinoid. Photo credit: IRA_EVVA. CBD is one of the most common cannabinoids that many use for a variety of treatments. However, there may be a better alternative that’s stealing the spotlight — CBDA. The Alcohol and Drug Foundation (ADF) states that the cannabis plant produces between 80 and 100 different cannabinoids. The foundation also … [Read more...] about CBDA — the Next big Cannabinoid?
Photo credit: Twenty20 photos. Hemp derivatives, such as THC-O and delta-8-THC are making their way to market. But these cannabinoids come with some complications. While some people may seek THC-O for its potent and psychedelic effects, there is little research about this drug and its potential health risks. What is THC-O? THC-O has quietly been around for a … [Read more...] about THC-O: the Potent Cannabinoid Being Nationally Sold
Photo by: NickyPe. People are well aware of THC and CBD, but now there are more cannabinoids that consumers can be excited about. Tetrahydrocannabivarin, aka THCV, is taking over and there are plenty of reasons why. It’s unique interaction with the human endocannabinoid system (ECS) gives it a wide range of effects and plenty of medical applications. THC vs. … [Read more...] about THCV is Taking Over, but What is it?