As the knowledge about medical use of hemp plant and medical marijuana is increasing, people are more and more curious to know about its health benefits as well as its scope to cure human health issues. As of now, multiple pros have been explored for the use of Cannabis oil, but still, there are numerous queries that stick in your mind and demand valuable answers.
Here we will discuss some of the most common questions that newbie asks about Medical Marijuana and its oil.
What is Cannabis?
The foremost question everyone asks is the basic introduction to Cannabis. Before this, you should know that Cannabis is the category of plants including marijuana, hemp, hash, etc. Since last few years, cannabis has been found helpful in curing common health diseases. The major reason for its medical benefit is the presence of cannabinoids which activates the CB receptors present in the human body.
There are majorly two Cannabinoids present in the cannabis i.e. CBD (Cannabidiol) and THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol). THC is the illegal component which is not permitted to common use.
What is Cannabis Oil?
CBD Oil is one that is extracted from the Hemp plant. But marijuana is one of the plants with the same genetic features. But the oil extracted from marijuana contains a high amount of THC as compared to CBD. Hence the oil extracted from Medical marijuana is called Cannabis Oil.
Why Cannabis is used?
As mentioned earlier, the human body contains two types of CB receptors i.e. CB 1 and CB 2. These receptors come under the Endocannabinoid System which takes care of the human body and connects with your brain. Among them, the CB1 receptors are present in the human brain that takes care of your mood, emotions, pain, appetite, etc whereas the CB2 receptors are found in the immune system.
Taking Cannabis directly interacts with the CB receptors in your body and activates them to deliver a positive response. Once activated, the CB receptors impact your health in a positive way and relief your body from pain, anxiety and many other common problems.
How long should you take it?
Now comes to the dosage that matters a lot for your health. Its dosage totally depends upon the health status and your body. The medical observations can better tell you the need fo Cannabis for your body. This is the reason why you are suggested to take medical assistance before its intake.
Important: it’s better to start with the small dose as its overdose can cause harm to your body. The overdose of Cannabis can result in vomiting, high blood pressure and other health issues that will require medical attention immediately. Also, in case it doesn’t suit your body, you should consult the doctor.