Therapeutic Uses of Cannabis

The smoke is finally clearing, no pun intended, in regard to the medicinal value the cannabis plant beholds. The days of Reefer Madness are a thing-of-the-past and medical marijuana, a.k.a. cannabis, is becoming a respected medicine amongst the medical community. With its reported countless uses, cannabis is changing the way medicine is moving forward. The study of cannabinoids are a …

What Are Cannabinoids

Cannabinoids, are a class of diverse chemical compounds, that affect the body and mind through their interaction with cannabinoid receptors. Cannabis, a.k.a. marijuana, contain 100+ different cannabinoids. At present, there are two known types of cannabinoid receptors, termed CB1 and CB2, with mounting evidence of more. CB1 receptors are located primarily in the head, and CB2 receptors are located primarily …