CANNABIS THOUGHT LEADERS

Knowledge is power. Arm yourself with the understanding of cannabis, cannabinoids, and how it works with your body.

Cannabis Plant Biology

Cannabis is a cultivated plant known for its healing and wellness benefits, with its earliest recorded use dating as far back as 500 BC. The cannabis plant contains a multitude of elements known to help alleviate pain, anxiety, and inflammation, including:

Cannabinoids – a group of natural chemicals with medical components that support appetite, memory, movement and pain.
Flavonoids – a series of metabolites known for their antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effect.
Resin – a sticky substance found on the cannabis flower known to contain THC.
Minerals – nitrogen, phosphorous, potassium, calcium, magnesium, sulphur).
Sugar

The cannabis plant has two di{ferent classifications, hemp and marijuana:

Hemp: A cannabis plant that contains less than 0.3% of THC – meaning it is unlikely that the plant has any psychoactive elements. Hemp is known for its diverse usage – from rope to textiles to paper. Also commonly known as industrial hemp.
Marijuana: A cannabis plant that contains more than 0.3% of THC, creating psychoactive and euphoric elements that promote recreational consumption.

While there are over 100 cannabinoids, the two most common cannabinoids are Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Cannabidiol (CBD).

CANNABIS ON THE BRAIN.

What is the endocannabinoid system and how does it work in your body?

CANNABIS PLANT BIOLOGY

What is cannabis and why is it known for its healing and wellness benefits.

CANNABINOIDS

What is the difference between THC and CBD and other cannabinoids?

COMPOUND BREAKDOWN

What are isolates and distillates and what is best for me?

CANNABINOID SPECTRUM

From CBD to THC and each product group in between.

TERMINOLOGY

One-liners for products and practices. Detailed ingredient info, and more.