NIDA Director Says Hemp Is A “Safe Drug”
The director of the US National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), Nora Volkow, believes that Hemp – a nonpsychotropic cannabinoid – is “a safe drug with no addictive effects.” Volkow made the comments in an op-ed published by The Huffington Post. Volkow further acknowledged, “Preliminary data suggest that it may have therapeutic value for a […]
Hemp vs. THC: What’s the Difference?
Cannabis consumers have long prized potency (a high THC content) as one of the main factors that makes a particular strain more desirable. Though traditional demand for THC has caused an oversaturation of high-potency products, many consumers are starting to prefer less intense products that are lower in THC and higher in the non-intoxicating compound […]