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Frequently Asked Questions

What is CBD?

CBD stands for cannabidiol, a chemical compound found in hemp. It is less intoxicant than THC (the substance in marijuana that makes a person feel high) and works well for relieving pain, anxiety, and inflammation. 

What is THC?

THC or Tetrahydrocannabinol is a major psychoactive component found in cannabis. It is one of the 113 cannabinoids identified in cannabis and is primarily responsible for producing the characteristic high or euphoric effect associated with marijuana use. 

How does CBD Work?

CBD is a Cannabis compound that when ingested, it interacts with your Endocannabinoid System (ECS). The ECS is a network of receptors located throughout your body. CBD interacts with these receptors and produces a variety of physiological and psychological effects.

How does THC Work?

THC works by binding to cannabinoid receptors in the brain, which control mood, pain, and other feelings.

What is the Endocannabinoid System (ECS)?

The Endocannabinoid System (ECS) is a group of cannabinoid receptors found in all mammals that interact with endogenous cannabinoids (i.e., cannabinoids produced by the body). The ECS is involved in the modulation of a variety of physiological and psychological processes.

Can pets use CBD?

Yes, pets can benefit from CBD. CBD oil is safe to use on pets, and because it is a naturally-occurring substance, it is generally well tolerated by animals.

What is the difference between CBD and THC?

Cannabis, also known as marijuana, has at least 100 active compounds. Some of these compounds have medicinal benefits, some are not. The two most common compounds are tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD). THC is the psychoactive compound responsible for the “high”. Cannabidiol is not considered psychoactive, i.e. it doesn’t give the user a “high”.

What is Full Spectrum CBD?

Full Spectrum CBD oil is pure CBD and encompasses all the cannabinoids, terpenes, amino acids, vitamins and minerals found in the hemp plant. Full Spectrum CBD contains all compounds naturally found in the hemp plant.

What is Broad Spectrum CBD?

Broad Spectrum CBD is a variety of CBD containing all 4 cannabinoids and natural terpenes, as well as little to no THC. This means that the product can be used by individuals who may have trouble in their daily lives because of ingesting THC.

What is Sativa?

Sativa is a dominant strain that grows large, dense buds covered in trichomes. The aroma of the buds has an earthy, sour, pungent scent. The smoke is very smooth and enjoyable. The effects include a nice boost in energy and creativity.

What is Indica?

Indica is the name given to a strain of cannabis that has a shorter flowering time. That means the plant grows much taller than the Sativa plant. Indica is a strain that has strong euphoric and relaxing effects. This strain is mostly used for its sedating effects.