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Cannabinoid Profile: Cannabidiol (CBD) from The Leaf Online

Cannabinoid Profile: Cannabidiol (CBD) By: Mitchell Colbert June 17, 2014 Cannabidiol (CBD) is one of the most common non-psychoactive cannabinoids in the cannabis plant, occurring in the largest concentrations after THC and THCa. The reason THC is psychoactive is because it interacts with the CB1 receptor. CBD, on the other hand, has no interaction with the CB1 receptor and instead uses a bunch of other receptor sites. In an interesting reversal of CBD’s ability to calm THC psychoactivity, there is a way to transform CBD into THC. It appears that CBD is like THC in that it will breakdown into the heavily sedating CBN. Aside from being non-psychoactive, CBD is a powerful treatment for seizures, pain, inflammation, cancer, auto immune...

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C.B.D. is Personalized Medicine Cannabis therapeutics is personalized medicine. The right treatment regimen depends on the person and condition being treated. For maximum therapeutic benefit, choose cannabis products that include both cannabidiol (CBD), a non-intoxicating compound, and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the psychoactive component of cannabis. CBD and THC interact to enhance each other’s therapeutic effects. They work best determining the ratio and dosage of CBD-rich medicine. Many people enjoy the cannabis high and can consume reasonable doses of any cannabis product without feeling too high or dysphoric. Others find THC unpleasant. CBD can lessen or neutralize the intoxicating effects of THC. So a greater ratio of CBD-to-THC means less of a “high.” Finding your ratio is the first step to effective...

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N.G. CBD takes home 2 top awards from Chalice!

We are very happy to announce that our beloved CBD program won 2 top awards at Chalice this year. We got best CBD solvent concentrate for our amazing 29:1 CBD SUGAR CRYSTALS! We also won Highest % CBD Cartridge With 21:1 CBD FIRESTIXX! In other news we also won best THC Vapor Cartridge for Watermelon FIRESTIXX, and 2nd Place for Sativa Flower for Watermelon. Thanks to all the judges! Thanks to everybody who came by our booth to say hi!

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