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How to Choose the Best Cannabis Medicines

This article explains why CBD is more effective with THC and how to choose the best cannabis medicines, Synergistic Entourage Effect.  By Dr. Liz McNeill.

Treating ADHD with Cannabis

There is countless anecdotal evidence via self-reporting indicating that cannabis does effectively manage ADHD.   Below is a link to a study done in Heidelberg, Germany, by Strohbeck-Kuehner, Skopp, and Mattern concluding that cannabis improved symptoms of ADHD. Specifically, “activation to a level which may be considered optimum for performance.” Thus, indicating that cannabis is a safe and effective alternative.

“Cannabis Improves Symptoms of ADHD”

Phytocannabinoid Boiling Points

Boiling points are essential information in making medicinal cannabis. Cannabinoid boiling points vary and depending on the cannabinoid acid the corresponding cannabinoid compound has a range of decarboxylation temperatures. For example, CBD (160-180c) and THC (157c) have considerably different boiling points and, thus, depending on which one you are aiming to activate requires distinct temperatures.

The link here is a great resource for boiling points from Project CBD