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Terpenes – Marijuana Essential Oils

Terpenes - Marijuana Essential Oils (Help Your Brain)

What Are Terpenes? Before we rush into the importance of terpenes, let’s first go over what a terpene actually is. A terpene, also scientifically referred to as an isoprenoid, falls under the multifaceted class of organic compounds – specifically the aromatic hydrocarbons, consisting of multiple repeating linked isoprene subunits. In order to be considered a […]

Is Marijuana Addictive?

Is Marijuana Addictive

Whether you are an advocate for marijuana or not, the very first question you had when you came across it for the first time was probably, “Is Marijuana Addictive?” Well, that depends on your definition of addiction. To answer this question, let us begin by understanding how cannabis works in our brains and bodies. Cannabis […]

Cannabis Tincture (What Is It?)

cannabis tincture

Everything You Need to Know About Cannabis Tinctures Thanks in large part to changing attitudes and legislation across the US and beyond, cannabis-based products such as edibles, salves, and concentrates have become increasingly popular. Another product that has benefited from this wave of positivity is the cannabis tincture – and with good reason. Unlike other […]

What is Sativex?

What Is Sativex

So… what is Sativex? Sativex is the very pharma-sounding marijuana-based patented pharmaceutical that has been approved in over 24 countries and counting. Available as a peppermint-flavored mouth spray, it is the first pharmaceutical drug of its kind. It is currently being prescribed as a method of coping for patients with MS (multiple sclerosis) in countries […]

Why I Love THCA

Why I Love THCA (And Maybe You Should Too)

THCA is fast becoming one of the most fascinating and widely discussed cannabinoids being researched and used today. But before we explore THCA specifically, let’s give you a brief overview of cannabinoids. Cannabinoids are chemical compounds that bind with the cannabinoid receptors in our cells in both our brains (CB-1) and our bodies (CB-2). The […]