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
THCV is Taking Over, but What is it?
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?
Is Cannabis a Neuroprotectant?
Can cannabis help protect our brains? Photo by Shidlovski. The use of cannabis for its medical properties has a long history, and goes back thousands of years. In fact, according to a 2018 study in the Surgical Neurology International journal, the use of cannabis for numerous physical, psychological and emotional benefits dates back to 2600 BC in Chinese pharmacopoeia. … [Read more...] about Is Cannabis a Neuroprotectant?