Terpenes: A New Classification System

Renee SmaldinoCBD Marijuana Blog, THC Marijuana Blog

Have you ever wondered why some cannabis flowers have powerful, lingering odors that can saturate an entire room, whereas other strains, barely skim their predecessors’ ferocious surface or even smell slightly as pungent? That is because cannabis contains terpenes. Terpenes are a sap-like secretion of the cannabis plant that are responsible for its’ scent and taste. This secretion takes place … Read More

Smoking vs Edibles: Metabolizing Marijuana

Renee SmaldinoCBD Marijuana Blog, THC Marijuana Blog

There are many therapeutic benefits to both, smoking and eating cannabis. State legislations now reflect the needs of medical marijuana patients as many states nationwide have decriminalized, and in some cases, legalized, medical marijuana. We have entered a new market of change. It is easier, now, more than ever, to have the opportunity to browse the seemingly endless display cases … Read More

Marijuana Dosing: The Rise of the Ratio

Renee SmaldinoCBD Marijuana Blog, THC Marijuana Blog

The medical marijuana industry has gained a substantial amount of recognition in the media, recently, for the successful treatment of certain types of cancer, as well as, other illnesses and disorders. We are currently experiencing a time that marijuana is being used as an acceptable, alternative medicine to pharmaceuticals by doctors. It is even becoming socially acceptable to use marijuana, … Read More

Sativa vs Indica: You’re being lied to!

Renee SmaldinoCBD Marijuana Blog, THC Marijuana Blog

Here lies the ultimate question: Do you prefer sativa or indica? This question seems simple enough, but you would be surprised to know it is more complex than you may think. The sativa/indica debate has been an important, indecisive whirlwind of rhetoric and opinion in the medical marijuana industry since the mass production of strains. The expansion of medical marijuana … Read More