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Containing Cannabis Scent

Containing Cannabis Scent: Bringing Your Cannabis Consumption Inside

Containing Cannabis Scent: Bringing Your Cannabis Consumption Inside Cannabis, in its varied forms, has the potential to single us out in a crowd. Why? The smell, of course. It’s something we’ve all had to deal with. Whether you smoke it, vape it, or cook it for use in making edibles, oils, topicals, or tinctures, when […]

Holiday Survival Guide

Holiday Survival 101 – Your Guide to Staying Mindfully Medicated this Holiday Season

Holiday Survival 101 – Your Guide to Staying Mindfully Medicated this Holiday Season It seems that earlier and earlier every year we are being inundated with the holiday season so that by the time December rolls around, many of us are sick and tired of it before the season has even begun. I don’t know […]

American Thanksgiving

Cannabis and American Thanksgiving

Cannabis and American Thanksgiving By: Liana M Scott Thanksgiving is arguably one of the top three American holidays, next to Christmas and Halloween. It’s packed full of rich tradition, old and new. From turkey with all the fixings to the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade to watching football, it’s a time to gather with family and […]

Geraniol

Understanding Terpenes: Geraniol

Understanding Terpenes: Geraniol Welcome to Strainprint Technologies’ Understanding Terpenes Series, an ongoing collection of science- and research-based articles regarding the medicinal and therapeutic benefits of hundreds of wellness components from the cannabis plant. Terpenesare the special molecules responsible for the sometimes pungent aroma of mature female cannabis plants and post-harvest loose-leaf flower. These organic compounds […]

Cannabinoids

Cannabinoids, Terpenes, and the Entourage Effect: A Brief Primer

Cannabinoids, Terpenes, & Entourage Effect: A Brief Primer This brief analysis and comparison of the phytomolecules called cannabinoids and terpenes that are derived from the cannabis herb serves as one of the precursors to Strainprint’s Understanding Terpenes Series. Other supplemental articles for the Understanding Terpenes Series that serve as instructional prerequisites include: Understanding Terpenes  Understanding […]

Bisabolol

Understanding Terpenes: Bisabolol 

Understanding Terpenes: Bisabolol  Bisabolol, also called a-bisabolol and levomenol, is a terpene that is known for delivering a fresh floral aroma that sometimes includes a sweet hint of citrus or spice. Discovered and first isolated in 1951, it is commonly used as a fragrance ingredient in cosmetic and dermatological products, including after shave cream, deodorants, […]

Bryce Hooper

Mindfully Medicated Patient Profile – Bryce Hooper

Mindfully Medicated Patient Profile – Bryce Hooper Meet Bryce Hooper – known in the cannabis world as Mr. Hooper! Bryce has an amazing heart and spirit, anyone who has crossed paths with him can feel it. At first glance you wouldn’t see the trauma that has led him to where he is today as a […]

Veterans

New Research for Canadian Veterans, Cannabis and PTSD

New Research for Canadian Veterans, Cannabis and PTSD “Cannabis saved my life. I realize that statement sounds like hyperbole, but it isn’t,” says Mike Whiter, a producer at the famous American media channel NowThis, in this video. In 2006, Whiter was medically discharged from the United States Marine Corps with little to do at home […]

Humulene

Understanding Terpenes: Humulene

Understanding Terpenes: Humulene The cannabis plant is infamous for producing the psychoactive molecule tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). This chemical—which binds with a body-wide network of special cellular receptors in mammals dubbed the endocannabinoid system(ECS)—is part of a category of wellness molecules derived from cannabis called cannabinoids. More than 100 cannabinoids have been isolated and identified to date, […]