Lab-made marijuana is coming. In a move that's expected to transform the marijuana and pharmaceutical industries, scientists at the University of California at Berkeley announced on Wednesday that they had for the first time created cannabis compounds in a lab, instead of by harvesting them from a plant. If the technique can scale, it could pave the way for making … [Read more...] about It’s Official: Scientists Can Now Make The Marijuana Psychoactive Without The Plant
Cannabis as Medicine
CBD oil products are big news when it comes to health supplements. Derived from cannabis, the oil offers many of the health benefits that have been proven to be associated with compounds called cannabinoids that are found in the plants, without the ‘high’ associated with recreational marijuana use. CBD oil is not, however, only used for humans. More and more people are … [Read more...] about Why Are CBD Products For Pets Becoming So Popular?
Cannabis Extraction Methods - If you're not a fan of smoking herb in its purest form, perhaps you enjoy dabbing, edibles, or topicals. In order to use these products, an important process must take place. Called cannabis extraction, it brings out the home scientist in all of us. Several methods of cannabis extraction are available depending on your budget and the tools you want … [Read more...] about The Ultimate Guide To Cannabis Extraction Methods
While the government claims that cannabis has no medical value and a high potential for abuse (Schedule I Substance), it has no problem in scheduling Marinol (a synthetic version of THC) as a Schedule III substance. It is literally man-made THC dissolved in sesame oil. Dronabinol, which is the generic term for Marinol is considered a cannabinoid. While … [Read more...] about Marinol VS THC: Are There Any Differences ?
To an inexperienced smoker, the thought of toking weed resin might seem odd. Why would you smoke what's essentially leftovers when you could smoke flower instead? Well, life happens. Maybe you're waiting until payday or you just don't have time to make a trip to the dispensary. Whatever the case may be, desperate times call for desperate measures. Toking weed resin is one of … [Read more...] about Toking Weed Resin: Health Concerns