TERRAVIDA HOLISTIC CENTERS

Blog

Posts tagged cannabinoids
How to Get a Medical Marijuana Card in Pennsylvania

As of December 31st, regulators have announced that more than 10,000 patients across the state have registered to participate in the Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Program! Many patients have reached out to us regarding the process to receive their medical marijuana card. Here is an easy, step-by-step guide. 

Read More
November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month!

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, approximately 80-90% of lung cancer cases are caused by smoking or exposure to tobacco products. There are many forms of cancer treatment available today including chemotherapy, radiation and surgery. But, what about other methods such as medical cannabis?

Read More
Medical Marijuana - Understanding CBD vs THC

Generally, the two most prolific phytocannabinoids found in cannabis are THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) and CBD (cannabidiol). To put it simply, between the two, THC is the psychoactive component, while CBD is the non-psychoactive component. In short, THC is what generally gives the euphoric “high” feeling, while CBD relaxes the body and helps many medical conditions. Let’s take some time to look at both of these compounds:

Read More