A group of researchers from the University of New Mexico have found that scientists may have been mistaken about the chemicals that are most and least associated with marijuana's medicinal properties.

THC is the compound in marijuana best-known for creating the signature high you get after consuming cannabis.

And most of the time, THC is disregarded as having any medicinal properties. Instead, the medicinal properties of marijuana are usually attributed to CBD, a cannabis compound that does not have any intoxicating effects.

That may not be the case though, as new research suggests these common assumptions about THC and CBD could be wrong.

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Calvin Hughes ~ Civilized.life

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