CBD, or cannabidiol, is a natural substance found in hemp plants. Unlike its fellow phytocannabinoid, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), CBD doesn’t cause a person to feel intoxicated or high. CBD and THC affect different receptors in the brain and body differently.
CBD can be taken orally or applied to the skin. Oral forms of CBD include capsules, cbd gummies, soft drinks, and oral sprays. Topical forms of CBD, on the other hand, include gels, lotions, and creams.
Purpose of CBD
CBD provides relief from a variety of medical conditions such as …
The cultivation of cannabis in Canada was banned by the Opium and Narcotic Drug Act in 1938, though industrial hemp was later legalized in 1998. Initially, the hemp plant was used for the production of fiber, which created ropes, parachutes, and clothes.
To gain more information about the history of hemp and delta 8 gummies in Canada, continue reading below.
The Prohibition of Cannabis in Canada
The restriction of using Cannabis in Canada was done in 1923 and was stipulated in the Narcotics Drug Act Amendment Bill. The use of …
It’s no secret that vaping is a popular way to consume cannabis. But what you may not know is that some Canadian vape juice shops do not sell vape juice with THC. Vaping THC can be dangerous, so people are generally advised against it. There are many other ways to consume THC, so there is no need to risk your safety by vaping it. Here’s why you should avoid vaping THC.
5 Reasons Why You Should Avoid Vaping THC
1. Vaping THC Is Illegal in Some States
Vaping THC is illegal in most states. In fact, it’s only legal in a handful of states. This…
Jeremy Smith, a resident of London, Ontario, has been figuring out how to penetrate the cafes and restaurants in Canada to serve cannabis-infused foods. He understands that the process may be long as he begins his petitions in the federal and provincial governments.
Smith has contacted various organizations and people in Canada who can decide on the matter, including Ontario’s Ministry of Health and Health Canada. The petitions are only a beginning, but he knows he is in for something promising since he was …
It is not surprising that many cannabis users do not have a preference when it comes to brands. This is something that many experts in the industry would like to work on – to open opportunities for exceptional brands to step forward and be recognized.
The founder and CEO of Grasslands: A Journalism-Minded Agency, Ricardo Baca, admits there is no national brand yet in the cannabis business. Branding in this industry is in its infancy, making the game exciting.
Baca predicts that the industry will…
As the world continues to seek treatments for COVID-19, the University of Waterloo researchers had a breakthrough regarding the use of synthetic cannabidiol (CBD) as protection against the said virus.
In its study entitled, Cannabidiol and the anti-viral response to SARS-CoV-2 proteins, the cannabis plant was found to have a non-psychoactive compound. This compound can aid in priming the cells’ innate immune system to protect the system from pathogens, including the SARS COV-2.