Introduction to CBD – Cannabidiol

Introduction to CBD – Cannabidiol

CBD is the short form of Cannabidiol, there are over 60 compounds found in cannabis that belong to a class of molecules called cannabinoids, of these compounds the 2 most common (the highest concentrates) are CBD and THC ((Tetrahydracannabinol). THC is the compound that produces the ‘high’ typically associated with cannabis. However, CBD does not have the […]

Benefits of CBD

Benefits of CBD

The use of medical marijuana continues to be an emotionally and politically charged issue. Although cannabis oil preparations have been used in medicine for millennia, the concern over the dangers of abuse led to the banning of the medicinal use of marijuana in the 1930s. Only recently, marijuana and chemically related compounds have come back […]

Alcohol vs Marijuana

Alcohol vs Marijuana

Due to the lack of realistic research on the longer-term effects of cannabis it is sometimes rather difficult to make a realistic comparison between the lasting effects of one and the other. Addicitiveness. Here’s what we do know: According to many studies, the lifetime risk of dependence defined as a desire to use increasing amounts […]

Side Effects of Marijuana

Side Effects of Marijuana

It would be wrong to have a site dedicated to marijuana use without giving some idea of the possible side effects. Most marijuana users enjoy the drug’s ability to induce a sense of euphoria, but that doesn’t come without side effects. Indeed, research shows that using marijuana can cause a variety of short and long-term effects. While almost […]