Tag: cbd

  • A Marijuana Pill, For Concussions?

    The headaches and body pain that accompany a concussion—the all-too-common result of the routine shots to the head taken by football players—are the result of inflammation, as brain cells swell following trauma. As it happens, CBD—cannabidiol, one of the many active compounds in the cannabis plant—is known to have anti-inflammatory properties. There are numerous former […]

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  • Do you know the benefits of Cannabinoids?

    When reading up on cannabinoids and their benefits to our bodies, you will encounter information overload. That’s why we created a digestible info-graphic so the next time you go into The Green Solution, you can start seeing the differences between our strains and possible benefits they provide. Colorado didn’t just legalize marijuana, we enabled further […]

  • Can Cannabis Treat Epileptic Seizures?

    Charlotte Figi, an eight-year-old girl from Colorado with Dravet syndrome, a rare and debilitating form of epilepsy, came into the public eye in 2013 when news broke that medical marijuana was able to do what other drugs could not: dramatically reduce her seizures. Now, new scientific research provides evidence that cannabis may be an effective […]

  • CBD vs. THC: Why Is CBD Not Psychoactive?

    Why is THC psychoactive and CBD is not? How can one cannabinoid alter the mind so profoundly, and the other seemingly not at all? When we’re talking about cannabis and psychoactivity, we’re dealing exclusively with CB1 receptors, which are concentrated in the brain and the central nervous system. The difference between CBD vs. THC comes down […]