Medical and food usage of cannabis
Hemp is a unique cultivation, while deepening into studying you will not get tired to be amazed with its versatility. Spheres of use of cannabis are so different so you may be surprised only with one question – why cannabis is not grown everywhere? The only thing that interferes with its widespread using is its narcotic action. But when you analyze how wide the range of its usage is, the only thing you want to do is to increase plantings of this cultivation. Great advantage is waste-free use of cannabis. Absolutely everything from seeds to leaves can be applied, even ash remaining after combustion, which can fertilize the soil. At the same time the cost of its cultivation is minimal. It is not demanding, it does not need special climatic conditions in many regions it grows as weed.
Cannabis in food
In our country, cannabis was grown in gardens for private use and industrial processing. The use of cannabis in food seems to us unusual, although thirty years ago its leaves were put in soup, and they replaced completely sunflower oil. Cannabis does not dry land like sunflower, and its growth process is much simpler and yields are higher. Cannabis oil is useful to people, it contains Omega-3 and Omega-6, i.e. fatty acids which are ideal for a person. The oil is very fragrant; they season salads and other culinary delights with it as it tastes good. They used to roast the seeds of cannabis, a handful of seeds fills body’s need for minerals and amino acids for the whole day. They are added to pastry such as Turkish delight, halva, candied nuts and others. Animals also share taste preferences of people. Livestock is fed with the plant, and seeds are given to parrots and rodents.
Health due to cannabis
Medical use of cannabis has been known for long time. There exist many popular recipes with cannabis seeds and oil. Its medical properties have been successfully used in traditional medicine, that is the basis of tinctures and ointments. This cultivation helps to restore sleep, improve appetite, and it has antiemetic effect. Cannabis is full of vitamins, proteins, minerals and antioxidants. Its use reduces the risk of cardiovascular diseases, improves appetite, accelerates metabolism, it also has sedative and analgesic properties, it is effective in treatment of glaucoma, arthritis, cystitis, epilepsy and other diseases. It is recommended for the loss of milk in lactating women, the loss of sexual vigor in men. Ointments and lotions of cannabis may be used for treatment of various dermatological diseases and problems, they have healing properties helping with wounds and burns, and they treat sores and boils. Cannabis may be used in cosmetology. Rich in antioxidants cannabis oil rejuvenates your skin, improves its elasticity. It is added to shampoos and balms to increase volume and slow hair loss, it is effective for improvement of thin, brittle hair. Various creams, gels, lotions, are suitable to various skin types and are made on the basis of cannabis oil; it is also used in soap making.