What Happens When You Eat Weed?
Interest in edibles is at a high point, with cannabis-infused foods now legal in certain parts of the world. But is eating weed really a wise way to unwind?
Cannabis contains over 100 chemical compounds called ‘cannabinoids’. The best known are CBD – the stuff they sell at your local Boots – and psychoactive THC, which is ‘the one that gets you high’, says researcher Dr Amir Englund. In the UK, products must contain less than 0.2% THC. For fully charged edibles, you need to hop on a plane: recreational cannabis use is now legal in 18 US states, as well as Canada. But is eating weed really a wise way to unwind?
– Read the entire article at Men’s Health.