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A Scientific Explanation of How Cannabis Causes the Munchies

THC appears to increase our sensitivity to scents and flavours by using naturally occurring neural networks to convince the brain that it’s starving.It’s one of the most well-known effects of cannabis: the powerful surge in appetite many users feel after smoking or ingesting the flower, colloquially known as “the munchies.”For medicinal users that have trouble …

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How Terpenes inform our understanding of cannabis

There are many strains of cannabis, the characteristics and effects of which vary greatly. Making informed choices allows you to find the strain that is the best selection for your particular taste or preference. So how do we use science to organize the choices and make decisions? The current understanding: Phytomorphology vs ChemometricsIndica, Sativa, and …

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Why Indica, Sativa And Hybrid Classifications Mean Close To Nothing

Our goal at IDEAL BUDS is to empower our customers to develop their nose instead of relying solely on strain names or outdated indica/sativa dichotomies. Your nose can help you detect the terps that you’re most suited for, or that you need most! It’s almost guaranteed that you will speak or hear the terms “indica,” …

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Choosing The Right Strain For You

What makes cannabis strains unique?There are a variety of elements that make up a strain’s unique profile:• Cannabinoid content. The cannabis plant contains a host of cannabinoids, chemical compounds that interact with the body’s endocannabinoid system to produce a variety of effects. A strain’s cannabinoid profile or, the concentration of cannabinoids like THC and CBD, …

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