There’s soaring interest in CBD, the marijuana compound in a drug that could be the first to win FDA approval — here’s what it does
|04/26/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- CBD, or cannabidiol, is a non-psychoactive component of cannabis that won’t get you high.
- Researchers are beginning to study its potential health applications, which range from pain relief to curbing certain types of epileptic seizures.
- Scientists and startups working on cannabis-based drugs say the biggest hole in CBD research has to do with dosing — so they’re tackling that first.
I knew I’d arrived in California when a friend offered me an edible — for my dog.
The treat didn’t contain THC, the component of marijuana that’s responsible for getting you high. Instead, it was made with cannabidiol, or CBD, a non-psychoactive compound read more >>>