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Things to Know About Marijuana

Nov 24

What's marijuana's definition?

Cannabis refers to the three psychotropic plants Cannabis indica, Cannabis sativa, and Cannabis indica.

The dried flowers of these plants are one of the most popular drugs in the world.

As medical marijuana becomes more legal, by getting a card at 

Cannabis is being used in a wider range of ways.

Some people believe it to be a more accurate moniker. Others believe it to be neutral. Because of its racist history, "marijuana” is slowly losing acceptance.

Cannabis can be used to calm down and relax.

It is important to remember that cannabis can be extracted from plants and is therefore natural. However, the effects of cannabis can still be powerful.

What are some of the marijuana components?

Cannabinoids refer to a group of over 120 components in cannabis. Experts don't know the exact functions of each cannabinoid, but they do know much about cannabidiol and tetrahydrocannabinol.

Each one has a unique set of impact and application

CBD is not a psychoactive cannabinoid and won't make your feel "high".

THC. HHC is the primary psychoactive component of cannabis.

Learn more about the differences between THC & CBD.

There are many cannabis products available that contain either CBD or THC. Some hemp strains have a lot more CBD than others, but not enough THC.

What are some of the short-term effects cannabis has?

The short-term effects of cannabis use are numerous.

These are the most immediate benefits:

  • More intense experiences with the world around you, such as increased appetite, relaxation, and giddiness.

  • Time and perception changes

  • Inspiration and focus

  • These effects can be less than those produced by CBD products with high levels.

Side effects can occur in some people.

  • Problems in coordination

  • Reaction times can be slow

  • nausea\slethargy\sanxiety

  • a faster heartbeat

  • Blood pressure has dropped.

  • Paranoia

  • Side effects of CBD-rich products are less common than THC-rich ones.