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Because marijuana has been mostly illegal for so long, there is still an air of mystery around it. How does it make you high? How does it help with so many different types of medical conditions? We hear a lot about cannabinoids, namely tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD), but what is the bigger picture for these two famous components of marijuana? And how do they connect to the endocannabinoid system, another enigma that was recently revealed?