Additional Important Information
by Dr. Daniel Whitelocke M.D.
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Here is some additional information regarding Medical Marijuana and the Certification Process that you may be interested to know. It's important to keep oneself educated on the medication you consume, so feel free to check back often or keep up with me on twitter or facebook to see all of the lasted medical information about marijuana, hemp, and cannabis.
Q: What are cannabinoids?
A: Cannabinoids act as neurotransmitters that participate in a diverse array of functions in the body. These functions are mediated by cannabinoid receptors that are present throughout multiple cell types and organ systems in the body.
This is why cannabis has such wide ranging effects. THC and CBD are the two most active cannabinoids in marijuana. The main difference between these structurally related organic compounds is that THC has a psychoactive component, whereas CBD does not have any psychoactive properties.
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