Cannabis - CBD from Hemp

I have received so many questions from all of you about Cannabis that I thought it deserved a post of its own. I'll try to clarify things for you. Q: All the terminology about this plant is confusing. Please clarify! Cannabis is a genus of flowering plants native to Central Asia and India, It originated just northeast of the Himalayas some 5,000 years ago. It has a 3,000 year old history of use in different religious traditions including ancient Chinese, Hindus, and Greeks.

Cannabis, Kava, and Kratom

HOPE,HYPE, AND PROMISE Cannabinoids: CBD and Marijuana Cannabis has been in medical literature for over 5,000 years! That's a long time. It's been used to treat pain since the 6th century AD. It was used extensively in the 1800's. In fact, Cannabis wasn't removed from the Medical Pharmacopoeia until 1942. Why did they remove it? Because along with pain relief there was an abuse potential. At that time, the risk was low. The plant itself was more balanced. In fact the risk was