Cannabis oil has been in the news recently due to its potential health benefits. People have used cannabis for many years to treat various conditions, but only recently have scientists started to discover why it works in the body.
Cannabis oil is derived from Cannabis sativa plant which has two main species: Cannabis indica and Cannabis sativa. The plants contain active ingredients such as tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD). These chemicals are believed to be responsible for the health benefits of cannabis oil, including:
Cannabinoids have been linked to a reduction in the growth of cancer cells and tumors. It is important to note that not all researchers agree on these health benefits, however, there are currently no known side effects associated with using cannabis oil.