Many of us keep hearing about Cannabis in the press, on TV, on the internet and on social media. So what is hemp? In this blog we will tell you all the relevant information about cannabis products. About their effects on our body, the possibilities of growing cannabis, their uses and much much more.
Our great-grandparents, great-great-grandparents and great-great-great-grandparents have been using hemp as raw material for hundreds of years. A wood analogue for building houses, for pressing oil. Hemp seeds were added to food. Marijuana can also be used to brew tea. Especially when sold or used for medicinal purposes, it is often added to food such as cakes, biscuits or sweets.
There is evidence that marijuana, or some of its components such as CBD, can be useful in relieving severe pain, inflammation, nausea and chronic diseases.
However, CBD and THC are only two of the most well-known of at least 120 materials (cannabinoids) found in cannabis.
The other main component of marijuana is delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC).
THC is the main mind-altering (psychoactive) substance in marijuana. It acts on specific receptors in the brain, causing possible mood changes. Such as depressionsa , suicidal thinkingas, memory problems and disruption of normal learning abilities. It can also lead to addiction.
The compound is also known to stimulate appetite (informally known as "the munchies") and cause a state of relaxation. Tand also has a different effect on the sense of hearing and sight. THC can also cause fatigue. For some people, THC can reduce aggression.