CANNABIS

What Are Cannabinoids in Weed?

What are cannabinoids, what do they do, and why does it matter to us?

Christina M. Ward
Published in
7 min readDec 4, 2023

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Photo by Avery Meeker on Unsplash

Cannabis plants have some pretty interesting little compounds in them. These compounds, when harvested and consumed, provide some interesting effects on the human body — everything from wellness perks to side effects like getting “high.” Whether you consume…

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Christina M. Ward
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