Although hemp and marijuana are both varieties of the Cannabis saliva plant, marijuana has a higher percentage of cannibinoids (THC). THC is the psychoactive component of the cannabis plant. Hemp Health Benefits - hemp_seeds

Industrial hemp has only 0.3 per cent THC, whereas marijuana has 5 – 10 per cent. Industrial hemp is used to make hemp oil, so it does not have the psychoactive properties.

The seeds of industrial hemp make the best hemp oil, but the whole plant can be used to produce cold-pressed oil. This oil has a rich, nutty flavour and many Hemp Health Benefits, similarly to hemp seed hearts.

A Jamaican resident learned to make his own medicinal hemp oil for his mother-in-law, who was ill in hospital. Within 24 hours of taking the hemp oil, her pain diminished substantially and she was taken off of morphine.

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