THC vs TAC: What’s on Your Cannabis Label?
Cannabis products come with labels that display important information about their content. Among the information provided are two key terms, THC and TAC. While both of these terms relate to the cannabis plant, they differ in their meanings and implications. THC vs TAC: What’s The Difference? THC stands for Tetrahydrocannabinol, which is a psychoactive compound […]
What Is CBDA: Discover Its Powerful Health Benefits
What Is CBDA? CBDA is a cannabinoid found in raw, unheated cannabis plants, and is the precursor to CBD. When heated, CBDA is transformed into CBD through a process called decarboxylation, which removes a carboxyl group from the molecule. What are Cannabinoids? Ah, cannabinoids, the tiny compounds that make cannabis so darn interesting. If you’ve […]
Endocannabinoids Can Fight Intestinal Infections, Study Finds
Endocannabinoids, the signaling molecules that operate the body’s natural endocannabinoid system, can effectively shut down the genes needed for pathogenic intestinal bacteria to thrive, new research claims. Led by scientists from the University of Texas Southwestern and published in Cell, the new study details how an increased production of these endocannabinoid molecules in mice effectively protected […]