Try These β-Caryophyllene Cannabis Strains for Pain & Inflammation Relief

(Leafly) Beta-caryophyllene is a common and often abundant terpene found in cannabis. Its distinctive flavor contributes to the spiciness of black pepper and can be found in high amounts in cloves, hops, and rosemary. It falls under the FDA’s “generally recognized as safe” classification, so large doses can be safely consumed. Over the last decade, β-caryophyllene has […]

How THC and Myrcene Interact

For years, the ability of some cannabis strains to render a sedative effect on the user has been explained in the popular media simply as the difference between sativa and indica, and occasionally postulated as being due to the presence of cannabidiol or other cannabinoids. However, evidence is emerging that […]

Top 5 Healing Terpenes: Terpenes That Amplify the Healing Power of Cannabis

Last week on the blog, we noted that there are 480 identified chemical compounds in the cannabis plant, and we told you about one class of compounds that make cannabis an effective medicine: cannabinoids. This week, we wanted to dive deeper into the healing properties of cannabis by examining another […]