The tale of two cannabinoids is told by endocannabinoids and phytocannabinoids. Endocannabinoids are naturally produced by your body, regardless of your cannabis use. Meanwhile, phytocannabinoids are produced by plants. Although both fall into the general classification of cannabinoids, phytocannabinoids are often referred to as just “cannabinoids” in the popular media. Nevertheless, all cannabinoids — whether they’re […]
CBG: The Mother of All Cannabinoids
Cannabigerol (CBG) has become increasingly popular over the last few years for its therapeutic potential. Yet, it’s still not as well-known as other cannabinoids, such as THC and CBD, which have already taken the world by storm. Beyond its anti-inflammatory and neuroprotective properties, CBG plays a very important role within the cannabis plant. In its […]
Endocannabinoids & Phytocannabinoids –Your Endocannabinoid System
People around the world have enjoyed the benefits of the cannabis plant for millennia. Only in the past few decades, though, have scientists begun to understand how cannabis produces its effects. CBD certainly is not a new discovery, though there is still much to be discovered. Scientists are working to learn more about how broad, full, […]
Understanding the Relationship between the Endocannabinoid System and Cannabis
Human beings began utilizing the cannabis Sativa plant hundreds if not thousands of years ago. Cannabis represents an incredible plant species that provides material for fabrics, food, medicine, and psychoactive properties.