The use, sale and legality of cannabis oil has been in the news a lot in recent years. You will probably not have missed the many articles. And although cannabis and other cannabinoids in the Netherlands are somewhat inaccurate due to the frequent use of drugs in coffee shops, cannabis oil brings many benefits. There will certainly also be a number of things that you did not know about cannabis oil.
It is not marijuana
The cannabis oil Cannabis is literally what it says: oil based on cannabis. So this is not marijuana. Although the plants are very similar, they are certainly not the same .
You can’t easily grow it yourself
Unlike other plants, there are all kinds of rules regarding the growth of this plant. In addition, it is extremely difficult to get the right extract from the plant, which forms the basis of the cannabis oil.
In Switzerland, it is sold as cigarettes
You can find the cigarettes with cannabinoids in Switzerland on the shelf next to the regular cigarettes. It is now considered normal there.
It is legal in more and more countries
More and more European countries are fighting for the legalization of cannabis oil. Based on the many health benefits that this oil has, more and more countries want to make its use legal.
It has many health benefits
It has a good influence on the feeling of hunger that people get when they undergo chemotherapy, helps epilepsy patients with their attacks, enables a faster peaceful sleep and can prevent nausea. And those are just a few of the many health benefits of cannabis oil.
You can build houses with it
Houses built with the hemp plant are soon labeled with an energy-efficient energy label. The plant has many breathable and insulating properties.
The effect is scientifically proven
Since the 90s, more and more scientific research has been done into the use of this oil. The health benefits and positive effects and results have therefore been scientifically proven several times.
It can lead to psychoses
If you use the oil sparingly it can bring many health benefits, but if you use it too much, it can lead to negative consequences. Think of restlessness, insomnia, and even psychoses.
It is an age-old medicine
Cannabis oil is not something of recent years but has been used as a medicine for centuries. It is only since the 90s that the positive effect of this became public and the media and science took the subject as interesting.