Something called the “entourage effect.” What is this? Let’s talk about CBD, the meaning of “entourage effect”
HOW ARE CBD AND THC SIMILAR?
We started right away by talking about CBD and THC, but let’s talk about the difference between the two. And not the basic difference between the two, let’s get scientific for a moment. To explain how they’re different, let’s first talk about how they are the same. CBD and THC are both compounds that stem from the cannabis plant and they both interact with the body’s endocannabinoid system. Additionally, they even are both composed of the same molecular structure: 21 carbon atoms, 30 hydrogen atoms, and 2 oxygen atoms.
NOW, HOW ARE CBD AND THC DIFFERENT?
With all these similarities, what is the difference? The difference between THC and CBD lies in the arrangement of their atoms and how this causes different effects on the body. CBD is normally extracted from cannabis plants with low THC, called hemp. THC is extracted from cannabis plants that have been bred for high THC levels, and it is therefore called marijuana. CBD products in the U.S. that are sold legally contain less….