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8 Ways CBG Could Help You Fight Aging
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8 Ways CBG Could Help You Fight Aging

Should aging be considered a disease? Experts are hashing it out. Some believe aging should be officially classified as a disease, while others insist that aging is the contributor to many age-related diseases and not the disease itself. In June of 2018, the World Health Organization (WHO) officially classified old age in its 11th edition...

CBD Made From…Yeast?
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CBD Made From…Yeast?

Can Cannabinoids Be Produced From Yeast? And More Importantly, Should They Be? Yes, cannabinoids can be produced from yeast. Several U.S. bioengineering firms like Librede, Ginkgo Bioworks, and Cellibre have either successfully produced cannabinoids from yeast or have established the means to do so. And big cannabis industry companies such as Canada’s Cronos Group are...

The Many Overlooked Therapeutic Properties Of CBN
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The Many Overlooked Therapeutic Properties Of CBN

What’s So Special About Cannabinol (CBN)? The thing that makes cannabinol (CBN) stand out among the other 113 known cannabinoids is its strong sedative effects. But, it also has several additional benefits. Unlike other cannabinoids, such as tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD), it is not as abundant in the cannabis plant. Therefore, it hasn’t received...

CANNABICYCLOL: AN ARGUMENT FOR MORE RESEARCH
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CANNABICYCLOL: AN ARGUMENT FOR MORE RESEARCH

There’s Still So Much to Learn About Cannabinoids Of the 113 known phytocannabinoids found in the hemp plant, cannabicyclol (CBL) is one of the least known, least researched, but arguably most interesting. There seem to be a few reasons for its unexplored status.   First of all, while it is present in many varieties of...

The Behind-the-Scenes Heavy Lifting Cannabinoid: CBC
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The Behind-the-Scenes Heavy Lifting Cannabinoid: CBC

What is Cannabichromene (CBC)? CBC is one of the minor phytocannabinoids—with perhaps some major effects—derived from the cannabis plant. Studies carried out on it are limited. But results so far suggest not only that it has a wide array of therapeutic effects, but also that lesser known cannabinoids like CBC are doing some of the...

THE THERAPEUTIC BENEFITS OF CBD
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THE THERAPEUTIC BENEFITS OF CBD

Cannabidiol (CBD): The Omnipresent Cannabinoid In October 2017, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) announced that it was removing non-intoxicating CBD from its list of 2018 banned substances. Shortly after that, the World Health Organization (WHO) issued a report acknowledging the medical benefits of CBD and that the compound doesn’t have potential for abuse or adverse...