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cannabis_terpenes

Heaven Scents: Knowing Your Top Terps And Their Ultimate Outcomes

“Those terps are super tasty!” “These dabs are so terpy and delicious!” “You can smell the terps as soon as you open the jar!” If you’ve heard someone use a similar expression and wondered what in the hell a “terp” is, you’re probably not alone. “Terps” is shorthand for the hydrocarbons better known as terpenes. […]

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South Korea Cannabis

South Korea Legalizes Medical Cannabis. Will Other Asian Countries Follow Suit?

On November 23, South Korea passed medical marijuana legislation. The country’s National Assembly voted on amendments to the Act on the Management of Narcotic Drugs to allow non-hallucinogenic doses of cannabis consumption for medical purposes, but still maintains its hardline stance against recreational cannabis. “There’s still a lot of work to do in developing the […]

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Cannabis CBN

Yet Another Miracle Cannabis Compound You Likely Know Nothing About

If you are a medical marijuana patient — or even a recreational cannabis enthusiast — you are likely very familiar with cannabidiol (CBD) and its myriad medical benefits. But there’s another beneficial compound that you should know about if you don’t already: cannabinol (CBN). CBN is a non-psychoactive cannabinoid that occurs after tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) has […]

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medical marijuana

What Doctors Don’t Know About Cannabis Could Hurt You

Despite thousands of years of human consumption and a growing international body of professional studies, the modern Western medical profession is still grasping at straws, trying to get its head around the medical use of cannabis. The problem is deeply rooted in ideology — pharmaceuticals have ruled for more than 100 years and remain the […]

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Cannabis DNA Test

How Your DNA Can Help Solve Dispensary Dilemmas

We know that cannabis affects different people in different ways, but without actually trying a variety of products, it’s impossible to know for sure how each one will affect a person. However, there’s a new testing method that aims to skip the trial-and-error part of the process by using human genetic testing to determine a […]

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Cannabis and depression

CBD And Depression: Unlocking Further Benefits Of Cannabidiol

As researchers gain a better understanding of the utility and versatility of cannabidiol (CBD) and it’s increasingly accepted by the general public, the role of this cannabinoid in treating depression has become a significant topic of interest both inside and outside the cannabis community. Frustrated with erratic results and undesirable side effects of conventional antidepressants, […]

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