Eating Cannabis?

While most of us will say that eating cannabis is a faux-pas in our imagination of the cannabis culture, recent findings are indicating that eating cannabis is in fact one of the healthier for your body to ingest cannabis. In her article "Why You Should be Eating Weed", author Anna Wilcox argues,

"If you’re familiar with cannabis, then you know that raw marijuana is non-psychoactive. Because of that fact, you might be wondering why you would ever want to eat unheated weed. Well, this herb may actually turn out to be one of the most nutritionally valuable plants we’ve found yet"

With this speculation at the crux of her article, Wilcox lays out some of the potential nutritional values of consuming raw cannabis: lowering the risk of some chronic diseases, anti-inflammatory properties, strengthening of the nervous system, and so. Wilcox even goes as far as to inform the reader about the science behind the consumption of raw cannabis, "Incorporating more raw weed into your diet allows you to consume over 60 times as many cannabinoids in one sitting than when you puff on a bowl or eat an activated edible."

Anna Wilcox's "Why You Should be Eating Weed" makes for an interesting read that dives deeper into the science of cannabis and makes you wonder, "Maybe I should be eating my weed...".

Read the full article here



1 Response

Tabitha Schmidt
Tabitha Schmidt

August 24, 2016

I’m a medical marijuana patient and I do both but never raw. What is the pros and cons. Of the three

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