When you smoke weed or take edibles, you’re consuming cannabis that has been heated in some way. Heat releases tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) — the main compound in weed that makes you feel high.
But unheated THC is known as THCA, which comes from raw, unprocessed cannabis plants and won’t make you high but may come with a number of health benefits.
That’s why some people have taken to blending the raw cannabis into their morning smoothie or eating it like just another green vegetable.
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