What is Cannabidiol?

Cannabidiol is one of the most exciting cannabinoids — natural compounds found in cannabis — that we are aware of today. Also known as CBD, cannabidiol is transforming from a little-known molecule, to a potential breakthrough nutritional component and treatment. Cannabidiol (CBD) is found throughout the seeds, stalk and flowers of cannabis plants — including…

Side effects of Marjuana

Whether a person uses marijuana for its therapeutic or euphoric properties, at times it can produce a variety of physical and psychological side effects. Not everybody experiences the same effects and reactions can vary depending on the type of cannabis and the way it’s consumed. Still, it’s best to understand some possible side effects that…

Overview of Marijuana research

Marijuana’s therapeutic effects have been scientifically explored for many years. It’s first documented use as a therapeutic agent dates back to 2,700 BC and medical journals from America and Europe published more than 100 articles on cannabis and its beneficial effects between the years of 1840 and 1900 (Zuardi, 2006). Marijuana was even a common…

What is Medical Marijuana?

By now, you’ve likely become accustomed to hearing about medical marijuana seemingly everywhere. It’s being called a miracle drug and is widely regarded as the United States’ fastest growing industry. With a truly mystifying amount of incorrect information out there on the subject, getting up to speed on the truth behind medical marijuana is surprisingly…