Many people are unaware that the phytocannabinoids found in hemp and cannabis come in two types that are acidic (such as CBDA and THCA) and neutral (CBD and THC). While neutral cannabinoids have received lots of interest, recent studies have shown that cannabinoids in their acidic form possess tremendous healing properties that work in conjunction […]
What is CBD CBD is a cannabinoid compound. (CBD) is an cannabinoid chemical with the same molecular structure as Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) however, it has distinct and different properties. CBD was first discovered in the year 1940 through Roger Adams and chemically identified in 1963 by Mechoulam and Shvo. Many people are shocked to discover that […]
In recent times, consumers seem to show interest in trying out single molecules of the plant in a concentrated form, targeting to derive specific benefits.
But, when nature has designed the cannabis plant with hundreds of cannabinoids, terpenes, flavonoids, and several other compounds, what is the point in reducing it to a single molecule? Are there any benefits? Read more.
Cannabigerol, in short CBG, comes from cannabigerolic acid (CBGA), a naturally synthesized compound found in cannabis plants. In simple words, CBGa is the mother compound from which all the other cannabinoids originate. (THC, CBD, CBN, CBC, CBL). The therapeutic potential of CBG in managing several symptoms is promising so far.
CBDA the compound present in hemp seed oil shows promising therapeutic potential. Although CBD and CBDA have similar biological properties, their therapeutic effects are diverse.
For example, CBDA’s efficacy in inhibiting breast cancer cell migration and in treating anticipatory nausea are encouraging. Read the entire article to know more about CBDA Vs CBD.
Knowing about THC and THCA uncovers its possible therapeutic values. They originate from the same mother compound CBG but exhibit different properties.