Leafly has an article about the difference in CBD from different strains of cannabis, specially between high THC and low THC strains. Enjoy the read.
The National Cancer institute, which is part of the US department of health, is confirming that cannabis can kill cancer cells after the tests they preformed on lab rats and mice. They also go on to say “There isn’t enough reliable evidence to prove that cannabinoids, whether natural or synthetic, can effectively treat cancer in patients, […]
Researchers are taking time these days to truly understand marijuana. They are looking into the anatomy of the plant, how it affects our body and brains, and how it might help fight diseases. Read this article from National Geographic to get insight from chemist, botanist, biochemist, caregiver and geneticist specialists.
The website FiveThirtyEight.com has produced in their ESPN Films and FiveThirtyEight’s series “The Collectors” a beautiful and informative film called “Cannabis Chemist”. This film explains the origin and applications of medical cannabis, as well as the possible influences that led to its vilifications in the last 50 years. Enjoy!
Leafly has a quiz to check your knowledge of the cannabis plant. The description can be found in a previous post.
Sciendedaily mentions a research by the university of Minnesota in regards to the difference between hemp and marijuana in terms of genes which explain the difference in psychoactive potential. http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/07/150717131014.htm