Ever wondered how cannabis does what it does? The major active ingredients of the cannabis plant are called cannabinoids, and they interact with a crucial regulatory network known as the endocannabinoid system. Whether ingested in the form of cannabis edibles such as our scrumptious gummies or applied in topical form such as our award-winning balms, cannabinoids such as THC and CBD impart a number of potential benefits to our bodies and minds. Clinical studies suggest cannabinoids help manage the body’s response to inflammation, modulate pain signals in the brain, and help us soothe stress, among other effects.

In today’s post, we’re going to focus on the medical benefits of THC. While the cannabinoid has endured decades of misunderstanding and misinformation, a growing body of research shows a number of important and medically useful THC benefits.

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