Cannabis

October 19, 2017

THC or CBD, that is the Question

THC or CBD, that is the Question Did you know that tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) are the two primary ingredients in a cannabis plant? The question is, what are they and what are their specialties? These two cannabinoids are chemical compounds promising innate medicinal value to people with health issues. Many cannabis varieties are popular for their high levels of THC and many people use this cannabinoid to get a high – and to treat conditions like pain, depression and anxiety. But little do people know that CBD is entering the lime light more and more due to its innate medicinal properties and the plus that it is NOT psychoactive, so more agreeable to more people. What are the main differences between THC and CBD? Legalities – most countries have stringent regulations regarding cannabis and THC because this compound makes people high and can be counter-productive and addictive. In the USA, for example, marijuana is illegal because it is classified as a Schedule I drug. A Schedule I drug, as defined by the Drug Enforcement Administration, is a substance that has a high potential of being abused by its users and has no acceptable medical uses. But it turns […]
October 18, 2017

How Cannabis Oil Stops Cancer Cell Growth

How Cannabis Oil Stops Cancer Cell Growth Research into how cannabis oil stops cancer cell growth is ongoing but increasing evidence is out there as more people come forward to tell their success stories. If you have cancer and realise that your life is in danger, you have nothing to lose by choosing cannabis oil as one your treatments. Cannabis does scare some patients who think that it makes you high and causes addiction. This is due to the tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), a chemical compound found in the cannabis plant. But there is another cannabinoid within the plant called CBD (cannabidiol) which has innate medicinal properties and does not give you that high. In this article we will look at how THC and CBD can both stop cancer cell growth. CBD and THC Can Weaken Cancer Cell Growth If you choose a pure, high quality cannabis oil, you are boosting your health and your immune system anyway, which is a good thing for cancer. As we know, cancer cells are rogues that keep on reproducing, never dying, spreading throughout the body and jeopardising the immune system. THC and CBD can assist the body to change this. When you take THC oil, […]
October 16, 2017

Is Cannabis Oil Good for Schizophrenia?

Is Cannabis Oil Good For Schizophrenia? Many people wonder whether cannabis oil is good for Schizophrenia. But if you ask someone who is suffering from this mental disorder, you will no doubt get an emphatic nod of the head and a “Yes” as your answer. It just so happens that numerous sufferers of Schizophrenia are experimenting with cannabis oil to see if it provides relief from their mixed up mental states. It is better, however, to take cannabidoil (CBD) instead of the tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) oil. THC is the psychoactive compound which gives you the high, therefore it would not help in treating a psychotic disease. Stick to healing CBD and things should calm down. Read more why we at Medical Cannabis Oils think that our cannabis oil is good for those with Schizophrenia. CBD, the Body and Mind There are many stories about the negative effects of cannabis because it makes you high. What many people still do not realise, however, is that cannabis oil is a natural healer, and especially if you use the CBD compound.  What is CBD, then, we hear you ask? Cannabidiol (CBD) is one of 85 unique chemical compounds found in the cannabis or marijuana […]
October 9, 2017

Why CBD Oil can Ease Pain

Why CBD Oil Can Ease Pain Studies are starting to reveal why CBD oil can ease pain. Cannabidiol or CBD is a type of cannabinoid found in the cannabis plant and is used mainly for medicinal purposes. The other cannabinoid, THC or tetrahydrocannabinol, is the one that causes the high feeling and is used for both medical and pleasurable purposes. The point is that CBD can ease pain and bring you great relief from all kinds of bodily aches if used correctly. It has been known to reduce inflammation, the pain caused by arthritis and serious diseases like cancer, physiological pain such as back ache and other illnesses that cause pain. Pain results in lack of sleep and loss of appetite and CBD can fix both of these side-effects. Which Type of CBD Oil Should I Take? Research is emerging that shows how CBD tackles pain. It can assist with sleep so that the patient is able to forget for a few hours their pain and get some rest. When used regularly for a long time, CBD will not impact your liver and kidneys like other medication can. It helps your muscles relax so that you relax inwardly and outwardly […]