The different compounds of the cannabis plant are called CANNABINOIDS. The two most studied are Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Cannabidiol (CBD).
Cannabidiol (CBD) has drawn the most attention as a key driver behind the legalization of cannabis due to its extraordinary abilities to help fight disease and promote well-being.
Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is the cannabinoid responsible for the famous high or psychoactive effect and can also play and important role in combating health conditions.
The name given to the series of cannabinoid receptors thought the body. Made up of CB1 and CB2 receptors which respond to cannabinoids from the cannabis plant.