Basic Know-How Of Cannabis – Sorted Alphabetically
Basic Know-How of Cannabis will help you to understand the Marijuana plant.
All you need to know about Cannabis:
List of Cannabis basics in alphabetic order. Click on the letter to jump to the section you need or use the search bar above.
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BHO – is Butane Honey Oil. Also known as a pure Cannabidiol Essence or CBD Extract.
Canabidiol – or CBD is one of at least 113 active cannabinoids identified in cannabis. It is a major phytocannabinoid, accounting for up to 40% of the plant’s extract. CBD does not appear to have any intoxicating effects such as those caused by THC in marijuana.
Cannabis – is a genus of flowering plant in the family Cannabaceae. The number of species within the genus is disputed. Three species may be recognized, Cannabis sativa, Cannabis indica, and Cannabis ruderalis.
CBC – is Cannabichromene, a cannabinoid found in the Cannabis plant. Evidence has suggested that it may play a role in the anti-inflammatory and anti-viral effects of cannabis, and it may have also antifungal properties. Cannabichromene may contribute to the overall analgesic effects of medical marijuana. A study showed that CBC along has antidepressant effects. Another study showed that CBC helps promote neurogenesis.
CBG – is cannabigerol, a non-intoxicating cannabinoid found in the Cannabis genus of plants. It has the potential for alleviating pain, decrease anxiety and muscle tension, induce antidepressant effects. It has been shown to improve a model of inflammatory bowel disease, ulcerative colitis, and Crohn’s disease. CBG induces production of the body’s natural skin moisturizers, holding promise for dry-skin syndromes and with the potential to treat other skin conditions. Cannabigerol has been shown to relieve intraocular pressure, which may be of benefit in the treatment of glaucoma. Furthermore, CBD has been shown promising properties for Neuroprotection (such as Huntington’s disease and multiple sclerosis). CBG is known to have antiseptic properties and research suggests that it might be effective against the superbug MRSA. CBG is showing promising properties in vitro for the potential treatment of a broad range of cancers including breast, liver, lung, pancreatic, skin, ovarian, renal, bladder and colon cancer.
Extract – is mainly CBG oil, also called cannabigerol oil, CBG rich cannabis extract, cannabis oil, cannabis extract, hemp extract, hemp oil, hash oil, or concentrated cannabis extracts. It is an oleoresin extracted from Cannabis plants which contains cannabigerol (CBG). CBG-rich cannabis extracts are botanical extracts where the raw material used in the extraction is Cannabis containing high amounts of CBG and low amounts of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC).
Ganja – is an other name for Cannaibs or Hemp coming from Sanskrit and other modern Indo-Aryan languages.
Hemp – is typically found in the northern hemisphere. It is a variety of the Cannabis sativa plant species that is grown specifically for the industrial uses of its derived products. It is one of the fastest growing plants and was one of the first plants to be spun into usable fiber 10,000 years ago.
Marijuana – is an other name for Cannabis, and usually used for the psychoactive drug from the Cannabis plant intended for recreational use. The psychoactive part of marijuana is tetrahydrocannabinol (THC); one of at least 65 other cannabinoids. Marijuana is used by smoking or vaporizing. Marijuana is containing very high levels of THC and therefere used for its mental and physical effects. To get “high” and reach the “stoned” feeling. In general there is a change in perception, euphoria, and an increase in appetite.
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Quality – is or better high quality, is always most important when it comes to medication. Buying and using low quality medication is even dangerous and can seriousely hurt you. High quality CBD products can be gained by following some strikt rules: High quality cannabis strains are used.
Research – is of huge value when it comes to cannabis sciense. Due to the fact that for the last decades the cannabis plant was declared like a “devil plant”, it was obvious that research was needed to know facts instead of assumptions. Cannabis research became very popular for the last years. Therefore, we at BioMed CBD, collecting the most important scientific researches about Cannabis.
THC – is the abbreviation of Tetrahydrocannabinol. THC is the principal psychoactive constituent (or cannabinoid) of cannabis. The pharmaceutical formulation dronabinol is available by prescription in the U.S. and Canada.
Wax – is the highest quality product that you can get from cannabis. This Medical Marijuana Extract is also known as BHO, which stands for Butane Honey Oil. The name is coming from the way it is prepared and the way it looks. It looks like a thick, oily substance or a like honey. Butane is used in the process of making Cannabis Wax.
Weed – is a slang word and stands for Cannabis or Marijuana.
Do you need more Know how? – is very much needed if you decide to plant or use cannabis. Hemp is a very versatile plant. Cultivating cannabis needs a lot of know-how. Most important, if you want to use CBD products for health benefits, then you need to know a lot about the difference between THC and CBD, how to prepare your medication and how to consume it. Therefore, we have set up a whole range of cannabis recipes for you.