Cannabis and humans share thousands of years of history. This single species has thousands of varieties and strains.
Cannabis flowers produce innumerable chemical compounds. The three most important components that cause effects on the body are: cannabinoids, terpenes and flavonoids. CBD, CBG, CBDV, THCV are some of these cannabinoids.
The endocannabinoid system is one of the great unknowns of the biology of our organism. It basically is a neurotransmission system, although it is much more than that, as it can also be found in other organs and body tissues besides the brain.
“The Scientist” is a documentary that traces the story of Dr Mechoulam from his early days......as a child of the Holocaust in Bulgaria, through his immigration to Israel, and his career as the chief investigator into the chemistry and biology of the world’s most misunderstood plant. Dr. Mechoulam ascertained that THC interacts with the largest receptor system in the human body, the endocannabinoid system (ECS).