July 10th is a celebration of cannabis concentrates. These products contain much more phytocannabinoids than cannabis flower, making them a great option for patients who have developed a high tolerance for the heady effects of cannabis.Continue reading Celebrate 7/10 with These 15 Trulieve Concentrates
Jun 23, 2021 | Categories: Cannabis
Of the more than 100 phytocannabinoids found in cannabis plants, none are more famous than delta-9 Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). Known simply as THC, this compound is responsible for the heady experience associated with cannabis consumption, and it offers a wide range of therapeutic benefits as well.Of course, before THC is THC, it begins in its acidic form. Known as THCa, this compound has a unique set of benefits all its own. And, while not nearly as bountiful as THC products, THCa products are becoming popular among many cannabis consumers and reaching dispensary sh...Continue reading What came first: THC or THCa?
Jun 23, 2021 | Categories: Cannabis
Cannabigerol (CBG) may have been discovered around the same time as Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), but the latter phytocannabinoid got all the attention at the time. As one of the first phytocannabinoids to develop in a young cannabis plant, CBG holds a special place among the around 130 phytocannabinoids researchers have identified so far. It’s now being studied for its unique role and the therapeutic potential it holds on its own.What is CBG, and why is it so important?CBG forms very early in the life of a cannabis plant as cannabigerolic acid (CBGA). For a br...Continue reading Meet CBG: What is Cannabigerol?
Many senior citizens in Florida and around the U.S. are exploring how medical cannabis can help them, but older individuals need to take special considerations into account when considering these products.Continue reading What Seniors Should Know Before Trying Cannabis
Cannabis has been consumed for medicine and fun for thousands of years. While societies long knew that cannabis had therapeutic benefits, it has not always been understood exactly how the plant produces those benefits. Phytocannabinoids – the compounds that make cannabis work -- are a discovery that has only been uncovered in the last few decades.Continue reading When and how did we learn about phytocannabinoids?
The Ancient Roots of Cannabis MedicineOne could be forgiven, having lived through the era of cannabis prohibition, for thinking medical cannabis is a modern discovery. However, the truth is that the medicinal properties of cannabis have been known to human civilization for thousands of years. Not only was medicinal cannabis commonplace in America before Prohibition took hold in 1937, but evidence of its efficacy stretches back across millennia. As society prepares to step out of a shameful era of cannabis prohibition, it is good to know that medical cannabis...Continue reading The Ancient Roots of Cannabis Medicine
These 10 recent medical cannabis studies are helping us better understand this complex plant and how it can support health and wellness.Continue reading Nine Recent Medical Cannabis Studies and Reviews You Should Know About
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the international cannabis holiday known simply as “420,” our friends at O.pen are sharing the real story behind 420, including the history of cannabis in the United States. Check out this interesting story to get a closer look into 420!Continue reading The Real Story of 420
Leading up to 420’s 50th anniversary, we’ve shared moments from cannabis’ history with our friends at O.pen. Marijuana use, whether recreationally, creatively, or medically, polarized Americans and created heated activism both ‘for’ and ‘against.’ Check out this blog focused on Pop Culture and Cannabis!Continue reading Pop Culture and Cannabis
Our friends at O.pen are sharing the real story behind 420, from the first hemp plants in America to modern day marijuana. So far, we’ve seen how cannabis went from a common medicine and feel-good tonic to completely illegal. Today, we’re sharing a few stories of notable medical marijuana activistsContinue reading History of Medical Marijuana Activism
Join us in exploring how marijuana even came to America, some notable activists, and how marijuana has influenced politics and pop culture, all leading up to the real story behind the famous 420 holiday. To begin our journey, we’re going all the way back to the very beginning of cannabis’ history in America.Continue reading It All Started With Hemp