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Answered 2006-12-18 15:43:22

THC triggers the CB1 receptor in the brain. The CB1 receptor is responsible for stimulating hunger. So, you get hungry. Currently, there is research being done on the possibility of blocking this receptor as a means of fighting obesity.

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