medical marijuana

Cannabinoids: those chemicals in the Marijuana Plant

We know that marijuana plants contain around 500 separate chemicals.  The ones that affect us are called “cannabinoids,” and there are a lot of them.  There is a ton of research going on not only about THC and CBD, the most well known cannabinoids, but also about their cousins.  This is exciting stuff because some of these “other” cannabinoids may turn out to have huge benefits to folks with a big list of problems.

cannabinoids

Here’s a quick run thru of some cannabinoids currently being looked at for their beneficial effects. Watch This Space !