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Dab Dosage Guide: How to Dose Cannabis Oils and Concentrates

Learn some techniques that help you to better understand the dosage of your dab as well as the strength of the concentrates you’re dabbing.

Why Does Cannabis Produce THC?

Learn why the endocannabinoid system doesn't exist solely so we can get high, and why cannabis plants produce cannabinoids at all.

Meet Lumir Hanus, Who Discovered the First Endocannabinoid

Leafly spoke with the scientist who first isolated what's sometimes called "the bliss molecule" about the future of cannabis research.

What Is the Endocannabinoid System and What Is Its Role?

Learn more about the endocannabinoid system including how it interacts with cannabinoids to help produce cannabis effects and its role in our bodies.

What Is THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol)?

Learn all about tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the primary psychoactive cannabinoid found in cannabis, from what it does to how it produces its effects.

Reviving Bruno: A Day in the Life of a 5-Year-Old Florida Cannabis Patient

“I honestly thought before that he didn’t know I was his mom. I feel like he knows now.”

Less Is More: Why Low-Dose Cannabis Is Important

Read about the cannabis growing industry’s focus on higher-THC strains, and learn why paying attention to dosage is vital to enjoy your experience.

Arkansas Lawmaker Promises Limited MMJ Bill Should Ballot Measures Fail

In what legalization proponents dismissed as a ploy to defeat their efforts, Rep. Dan Douglas promised to introduce a limited MMJ bill if two initiatives next month fail.

CBD vs. THC for Sex: What’s the Difference?

What are some of the differences between CBD and THC in how they would apply to sexual experiences? Cannabis trading technician Andrew Mieure weighs in.

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?

How Long Does THC Stay in Your System?

Learn how different drug tests work, how long THC and other cannabinoids stay in your system, and how to detox quicker to avoid a positive result.

Can CBD and THC in Cannabis Be Used for Glaucoma Treatment?

Learn more about glaucoma, a common eye condition affecting over 3 million Americans, and if cannabis can be a potential treatment option.

What is Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome?

What you use to help nausea may be causing it. Learn about cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome, a condition that may be caused by chronic cannabis use.

What Are the Side Effects of High-THC Cannabis?

Like all virtually all medicines, cannabis can induce its own unique set of side effects. Although not everyone’s experience comes with a side of adverse reactions, it’s worth knowing what you may be at risk for, especially if you’re a new user.

Cannabis and Its Impact on High Blood Pressure

Does cannabis lower blood pressure? Learn about the effects of cannabinoids on blood pressure, and find out if it can be used as a hypertension treatment.