Posts in Category: cannabis education

What Are Cannabinoids & How Do They Affect Your Cannabis Use?

Benefits of Cannabinoids

 

Imagine, for minute, that you’re a patient with a life-threatening form of epilepsy. Every day a series of electrical storms originating in your brain render your daily existence a living hell. Anticonvulsant medication, radical diets, and invasive procedures provide marginal relief, but they leave you feeling like a zombie. In the end, no matter

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How Marijuana Affects Your Memory: Does It Damage or Protect It?

“Researchers have discovered that chocolate produces some of the same reactions in the brain as marijuana. The researchers also discovered other similarities between the two but can’t remember what they are.” —Matt Lauer

 

memory and marijuana

 

As The Today Show host’s joke implies, marijuana users have always been associated with forgetfulness and lack of ambition. However, numerous

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Terpenes: What Are They & How Do They Affect You?

Terpenes in Cannabis

 

Medical marijuana consists of hundreds of compounds. THC and CBD are undoubtedly the best known — and studied — substances in cannabis.

 

However, the marijuana plant contains an amazing array of aromatic chemicals, called terpenes and flavonoids, which give the herb its distinctive scent, flavor, and taste.

 

Researchers

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