How Did CBD Become Illegal?

How Did CBD Become Illegal?

CBD is one of the most plentiful cannabinoids in marijuana, second only to THC — the main, active ingredient in cannabis. Like THC, CBD has a wide range of medical benefits, helping with issues like epilepsy, depression, anxiety, pain, inflammation and addiction. Unlike THC, CBD has no intoxicating effects. CBD doesn’t get users ‘high’. As [...]
Cannabis Issues 2019

Cannabis Issues 2019

It is fair to say that 2018 was an exceptional year for marijuana. The year began in troublesome fashion when the Attorney General at the time, Jefferson Beauregard Sessions, rescinded guidelines protecting state’s rights to legalize weed. How much of it was down to Sessions’ hatred of weed, or the Trump Administration’s determination to remove [...]
The anatomy of cannabis

The anatomy of cannabis

Cannabis has been used by humans since antiquity. During the Neolithic period, it was used as a source of fibre, for the production of foodstuffs, oils and medicinal products and during sacred rituals, having been present in human societies ever since. Accordingly, researchers have always shown interest in understanding its nature, characteristics and properties. Cannabis [...]