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The Secret to Unlocking Full Cannabis Flavors and Effects: Boiling Points

Paying attention to boiling points—and hitting them precisely—can bring out understated flavors and effects in your favorite cannabis strain.

A Balancing Act: Kin Slips & California Cannabis Regulations

Kin Slips co-founder Josh Kirby tells Leafly about the challenges of keeping a cannabais company abreast of California's new stream of rules and regulations.

CBD vs. THC: What’s the Difference?

THC & CBD are both from the cannabis plant, but how are they different? Learn more about CBD and its unique medical benefits that gave rise to its popularity.

What’s Next for Epidiolex Maker GW Pharmaceuticals

Leafly spoke with VP Stephen Schultz about the significance of FDA approval, when Epidiolex might become available to patients, and what’s coming next from the drugmaker.

To Make Dank Beer, Brewers Forced to Get Creative

CBD extracts are illegal for now, but terpenes toast similarities among cannabis and beer as the craft industry thirsts for new consumers—and eventually THC brews.

What Is the GPR55 Receptor and Why Is It Important in CBD’s Benefits?

G-protein coupled receptor 55, or GPR55, is a receptor that may extend CBD’s health benefits, including preventing seizures and fighting cancer. Learn more about it here.

THCA and CBD Crystalline: Cannabinoids at Their Purest

THCA and CBD crystalline cannabinoids are considered to be some of the purest forms of cannabis concentrates. Learn more about these potent extracts here.

What’s in a Strain Name? A Lot, Actually—but Only If It’s Accurate

A new study finds that lab standardization could give consumers a clearer picture of what they’re buying.

What Is Delta-8-THC and How Is It Different from Delta-9?

Delta-9 THC may be the most common cannabinoid, but it is certainly not alone. Learn more about its close cousin, Delta-8 THC.

A Physician’s Perspective on Optimal Cannabis Dosing

Dosage is the key factor in achieving the most benefits and least adverse effects of cannabis. A basic understanding of the key characteristics of cannabis dosing can empower you to make the most of this incredibly versatile, safe, and effective herb.

How to Stimulate the Endocannabinoid System Without Cannabis

Beyond cannabis, certain foods and activities can also help the endocannabinoid system function optimally, improve your health, and enhance the effectiveness of medical cannabis.

A Parent’s Guide to Pediatric Seizures and Cannabinoid Medicine

You’ve read the research. You’ve talked with other parents. And you’ve decided to try cannabis for pediatric epilepsy. What is the best way to set up a dosing regimen for your child that will be most effective?

Indiana Poised to Legalize CBD Sales for All

The Indiana Senate voted 35-13 on Monday to allow cannabidiol to be sold without restriction. The Indiana House previously approved similar legislation.

What Are the Risks and Benefits of Treating Pediatric Seizures With Cannabinoid Medicine?

This guide helps parents exploring whether to treat their child's pediatric seizures with medical cannabis understand the risks, potential benefits, current scientific studies, and more.

What Is CBC and What Are the Benefits of This Cannabinoid?

Learn more about cannabichromine, or CBC, a cannabinoid found in the cannabis plant that's showing promise in the lab for a myriad of conditions.

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