What are Cannabinoids?

Cannabinoids, or phytocannabinoids, are active compounds found in the cannabis plant (as well as some other plants). These compounds come with a multitude of health benefits and can be used to alleviate various symptoms and issues.

Understanding Cannabinoids: THCa

THCa (tetrahydrocannabinolic acid) is the acid form of the cannabinoid, THC. It is non-psychoactive and is found in the raw cannabis plant. THCa converts to THC when it is decarboxylated. This is achieved through heating by vaporization, baking or in other forms of heating. When a person smokes cannabis, around 95% of the THCa converts […]

Understanding Terpenes: Cymene

Cymene is a secondary terpene and is found in many essential oils including thyme, cumin, and cannabis. The most common form of cymene is p-cymene, which is a colorless liquid that has a soft, musty scent. In cannabis, strains that contain cymene are usually low in concentration, which allows it to be safe for consumption. […]

Oklahoma Voters Approves Medical Cannabis for Any Ailment

On Tuesday, Oklahoma voters went to the polls and approved a Medical Cannabis bill, making the state the 30th in the country to allow the use of Cannabis with a recommendation from a doctor. What stands out most from the bill is that it allows Oklahoma doctors to recommend Medical Cannabis for any condition. This […]