What is DELTA-8 THC?
Delta-8 is short for delta-8-tetrahydrocannabinol, or delta-8 THC which is one of over 100 different cannabinoids found in Hemp plants. Delta-8 THC has psychoactive effects, but less intoxicating than Delta-9 THC. Some describe the effects as "a pleasant different kind of high compared to Delta-9 THC without the negative side effects such as anxiety or paranoia." or as "a lighter, more energizing high than traditional delta-9 THC"
How Does DELTA-8 THC Work?
Recent studies have discovered that all mammals, including human beings have a nervous system referred to as the endocannabinoid system (ECS). The ECS is filled with "receptors" that await the presence of cannabinoid molecules. Once a cannabinoid nears, the receptor will bind with it, creating a sophisticated chemical interaction. ECS has shown to support a number of bodily functions, including balance, coordination, activation & suppression of appetite, and your overall mood.
Why Use DELTA-8 THC?
The effects of Delta-8 can vary per induvial but overall is known for calming effects, clarity, and euphoria resulting in a relaxed state of mind. At lower doses, Delta-8 may help give you the energy you need to get through the day, while higher doses of Delta-8 can assist with a better nights sleep. Scientific research has shown that Delta-8 THC can act as a mood enhancer, reduce nausea, stimulate the appetite, and a variety of unique therapeutic properties that are still being discovered.