Marijuana-also called as cannabis in the science world is considered to be one of the fascinating plants to have ever existed because of its astonishing uses. This plant is believed to have existed around 37 million years ago and has gradually developed of the chemical THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol) that serves as a defense mechanism against plant-eating animals due to its highly displeasing taste and psychoactive effects that all its potential predators are susceptible to.
Humans started to use the plant around 8000 years back, initially eating its seeds as a food source, which surprisingly gives off nutrients. It was later discovered that plant stem can be used to make high-quality fibers due to being tough and rot resistant that can be turned into fabrics, ropes, items of clothing and the list goes on.
In the modern world:
Marijuana- has been called a lot of different names such as weed, herb, pot, grass, bud, ganja, Mary Jane, and a great number of other slang terms. Physically, it can be described as a greenish-gray mixture of the dried flowers of Cannabis sativa and Cannabis indica. People can buy marijuana online at an affordable price. There are many ways on how to use or take this plant. Some people smoke or intake marijuana in different forms such as:
- hand-rolled cigarettes called joints;
- in pipes, water pipes (sometimes called bongs)
- blunts (marijuana rolled in cigar wraps).
- brewed tea
- as brownies, cookies, or candies (edibles)
- honey-like hash oil, waxy budder, and hard amberlike shatter (concentrated resins)
How does Marijuana work?
All throughout history it has been known for its multiple uses such as for recreational drug and medicinal advantages. The main psychoactive (mind-altering) chemical in marijuana that users can buy online is responsible for most of the intoxicating effects that people seek, is the molecule delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). Users can easily buy marijuana online.
There is no denying that this molecule is very potent. It has the ability to bind receptors in the brain also known as cannabinoid receptors. These receptors are found all over the different parts of the brain although they are mostly found in areas responsible for pleasure, thinking, memory, coordination, and time perception.
When these receptors react with cannabinoids- one of the contents of THC creates an interference of the normal functioning of the brain. The chemical is found in resin produced by the leaves and buds primarily of the female cannabis plant. The plant also contains more than 500 other chemicals, including more than 100 compounds that are chemically related to THC, called cannabinoids.
What are the advantages of marijuana?
An active amount of countries all over the globe started in the movement towards the legalization of weed as a recreational drug and especially for medical use. There are some surprisingly a good number of benefits that users can obtain from this pot of gold. Users popularly buy marijuana online for their convenience. Some of the amazing benefits marijuana are:
- Treatment for Parkinson’s Disease
- Aftercare for stroke survivors
- Helps chemotherapy patients
- Improve lung function
- Helps users of hardcore drugs quit opium
- Good for maintaining sleep cycles