Champlain Farma Corporation, the new medical cannabis production facility coming to Penetanguishene, is primarily going to be focusing on the production of CBD oils.
“CBD does not get people high at all. They can drive their car on CDB. They can function as per normal on CBD. What they get is a reduction in pain, as CBD is a potent anti-inflammatory,” said Dr. Mark Churman, the medical expert behind the business venture.
There are various strains of cannabis. Some of these strains are inherently high in CBD and have no THC, while others are high in THC with little CBD. The strains with THC can have a psychoactive effect.
“If some people have experimented with cannabis they’ve gotten from the street and they experienced paranoia or anxiety,…