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Lesser Known Cannabinoid May Have More Medicinal Uses Than Imagined

Lesser Known Cannabinoid Has More Medicinal Uses Than Imagined

Everyone knows about THC (you know, the stuff that gets you high) and more and more people are learning about CBD, the main component utilized to treat a plethora of ailments and illnesses in medical marijuana patients — but what about CBG?

Cannabigerol is a non-psychoactive cannabinoid found in early stages of growth in cannabis plants, though more so in the makeup of industrial hemp than strains cultivated for THC. With marijuana research at an all-time high, more scientists and patients are wondering about the possible health benefits of this lesser known cannabinoid.