Cannabis Concentrates: 5 Things You May Not Know

If you’re new to the world of medical cannabis, you might be wondering what cannabis concentrates are. And if you’ve been using concentrates for a while now, they’re probably familiar to you. Medical  concentrates are obtained through an extraction process which removes unnecessary plant matter, like the stems and leaves, while maintaining the cannabinoids and terpenes from the original cannabis plant.  Concentrates are available in a wide array of forms such as oils, wax, glass, shatter, and oral forms. Keep reading to learn 5 things you ma...

420 Blog Series: Drying and Curing

On to the next phase of the cannabis plant’s journey from seed to sale! Last week, we went over the cultivation process from seed to harvest. If you missed it, be sure to check it out here. In the second blog of our three-part 420 Blog Series, we’re discussing the importance of drying and curing cannabis and why mastering these processes is key to consistently producing high-quality flower. What is Curing? Curing is a technique humans have used for centuries to preserve and store different kinds of meats, vegetables, and plants. It...

420 Blog Series: A Cannabis Plant’s Journey from Seed to Sale

420 is symbolic with all things cannabis, and in celebration of such a high-ly anticipated day, we’re taking a look at how cannabis transforms into something that can bring so much relief and comfort to patients across the generational spectrum. 

What is the Cultivar Collection?

More than just a brand, the Cultivar Collection represents an intimate elevation of our craft. Made by passionate flower people, for passionate flower people. The Cultivar Collection is overseen and grown directly by our Master Growers and most senior cultivators. Our small exceptional Cultivar family spends hands-on time with each individual plant at every stage of its lifecycle allowing every flower to receive the love and care it needs to thrive and achieve its full genetic potential.

How Cannabis Affects Spasticity

More than 12 million people worldwide experience muscle spasticity, which causes pain, reduced mobility, and prevents restful sleep. Spasticity is often a symptom associated with multiple sclerosis (MS), cerebral palsy (CP), strokes and spinal cord injuries. As part of the effort to discover new treatments, cannabis has emerged as a potential. Could people living with spasticity find relief in cannabis products? Here's what the research tells us.

Could Cannabis Help Treat Drug-Resistant Epilepsy?

This disorder of the Central Nervous System (CNS) can severely impact quality of life for those who have been diagnosed, the most severe among them being seizures. Cannabis has emerged as a possible alternative treatment for certain types of epilepsy, and has been a lifeline for those who cannot tolerate medication or do not respond to conventional treatment. What do we know so far?

What We Know About Cannabis and Multiple Sclerosis

This relatively common neurological condition causes pain and loss of motor control, among other symptoms that drastically impact the quality of life of people living with the disease. Promising anecdotal evidence and scientific research alike show that cannabis can be a viable way to manage pain and attain restful sleep in MS patients. Here's what we know so far about the relationship between MS and cannabis.

Celebrate 7/10 with These 15 Trulieve Concentrates

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.

When and how did we learn about phytocannabinoids?

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.

The Real Story of 420

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!

Pop Culture and Cannabis

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!

History of Medical Marijuana Activism

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 activists