Science or Basics
What is the endocannabinoid system?
What is the endocannabinoid system? It is actually the system that regulates all the other systems in our body, like the circulatory system, digestive system, etc.
What are cannabinoids?
Cannabinoids are a naturally occurring compound found in the cannabis plant! There are over 140 of them discovered but the 2 most common are CBD and THC.
Where is cannabis produced?
Have you ever wondered where medical cannabis is produced? In order to ensure the safety of patients, state programs get their medical cannabis from regulated and approved facilities that lab test and verify all products from start to finish.
Another form of cannabis that we have here at NHHC is topicals! This form is used on the skin and can be used to treat ailments like eczema, psoriasis, sore muscles, or even joint pain.
Medical edibles are another form of cannabis that has a longer effect. This is good for ailments like pain management. Some forms of medibles are gummies, chocolates, and lozenges!
Let's talk vaporizers! This form of cannabis is a little bit different because it works fast. Once inhaled, you will notice an immediate effect within 30 seconds to 2 minutes. This form is good for patients who experience seizures, muscle cramps, or spasms.