Eating Raw Weed Prevents Bowel Cancer, Fibromyalgia and Neuro-degenerative Diseases
It is definitely among the superfoods, as it includes more than 400 chemical compounds containing essential oils, acids, and vitamins. It is rich in cannabinoid acids which are vital for the proper cell function.
So far, the two most commonly studied cannabinoid acids are THCa and CBDa, which if heated in the case of cooking, heating or vaping cannabis, break down in various chemicals which become degraded into psychoactive THC and cannabinoid CBD.
This process depicts the breaking down of acids into an active form, and is known decarboxylation, or “decarbing.”.
Both the active THC and CBD offer their own health benefits, but the human body can only use a specific amount of them. As explained by Dr. Courtney: