History, science, + Usage
Below are a few of a collection of videos on cannabis plant properties, cannabis timeline in US history, things to keep in mind using cannabis as medicine, and dosing + monitoring the effects.
Endocannabinoids: A Balancing System
The body has CB1 and CB2 receptors throughout the body - known as the endocannabinoid system. The receptors modulate immune system, inflammation, and neurotransmission.
Phytocannabinoids: A Key to the ECS
Phytocannabinoids interacts with our ECS (Endocannabinoid System) to maintain balance through homeostasis. To get a good understanding of how this system works, imagine the cannabinoid as a key, and the receptor as the lock. The key turns in the lock to initiate and unlock a response in the body.
Therapeutic Monitoring Parameters
Therapeutic Monitoring Parameters based on individual needs: Alleviate Anxiety, Pain Relief, Lessen Muscle Spasms or Rigidity, Restore Sleep, Suppress Nausea, and Vomiting Stimulate Hunger Reduce Seizure Frequency and Severity
Linalool: A Soothing Lavender Scent
Linalool is found in lavender and contributes to cannabis strains distinct flavor and its powerful scent. It has a calming effect, both on the body and mind, acting as a potent muscle relaxer and has shown antidepressant and antipsychotic properties.