Cannabeginners

Cannabeginners: What are Cannabis Alkaloids?

What do cannabis, coca leaves, and all coffee have in common? They all contain alkaloids, a group of powerful medicinal compounds found in plants around the world. Currently, little is…

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Cannabeginners: CBD for Sleep

One of the most common reasons people use cannabis and hemp products is to help them sleep. People looking for sleep support but want to avoid getting high commonly think…

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Cannabeginners: Delta-8, Delta-9, Is All THC Created Equal?

Delta-8-tetrahydrocannabinol (also seen as delta-8, Δ)8-THC) is a psychoactive and intoxicating cannabinoid similar to delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (the commonly found THC that we are all familiar with). Delta-8’s popularity has skyrocketed due…

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Cannabeginners: The Family Cannabaceae

Despite their small size, the Cannabis family has had a huge impact on human history. From the various uses of cannabis and hemp to the importance of hops in beer…

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Cannabeginners: Cannabinoids Without the Cannabis

Although cannabinoids are named after the cannabis plant, cannabis is not the only cannabinoid or chemical that interacts with the endocannabinoid system (ECS). Research dating back more than 40 years…

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Cannabeginners: How To Legally Use Cannabis in Chile

Chile, the country, not to be confused with Chili (the food), is the longest north/south oriented country in the world, stretching across 39 degrees of latitudes, giving it plenty of…

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Cannabeginners: How To Legally Use Cannabis In South Africa

Cannabis is known by different names around the world; in South Africa, it is most commonly referred to as “dagga” (in Afrikaans) or “umthunzi wez’nkukhu” (in Zulu), which translates to…

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Cannabeginners: How To Legally Use Cannabis In Japan

Japan has a long history with herbal medicines such as cannabis and hallucinogens, but like most countries in the world, it was forced to amend its drug laws to match…

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Cannabeginners: How to Legally Use Cannabis in France

World-famous hash maker Frenchy Cannoli may have been a true cannabis evangelist, educating the masses on how to make quality hash, but unfortunately, his country of origin, France, , have…

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Cannabeginners: Cannabinoid Ratios, Why They Matter

Full-spectrum cannabis contains the full spectrum of over 100 plant cannabinoids, but they are not present in equal amounts. Knowing the ratio of one cannabinoid to another can help predict…

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Cannabeginners: CBN Explained

Often referred to as “the most powerful cannabinoid for sleep,” the reality of cannabinol (CBN) is much more complicated. This brief provides the information you need to know to distinguish…

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