Fact Check: Is Marijuana’s CBD Psychoactive Or Not?

In his article “Cannabidiol Claims and Misconceptions” (Trends in Pharmacological Sciences 38, 198-201; 2017), Dr. Ethan Russo debunks the misconception that CBD is non-psychoactive and non-psychotropic: “CBD is frequently mischaracterized in lay, electronic, and scientific sources…
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Does Soaking In CBD Help Sore Muscles?

Whether you’ve just upped the intensity of your workout or started a new program, it isn’t uncommon to experience the kind of muscle soreness that turns walking and sitting into real pain. There are many ways…
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How CBD Can Treat Symptoms of Depression Right Now

Depression doesn’t confront its patients. Often, it sneaks up, surprises, or stuns. Depression makes it difficult to work, focus on relationships, and enjoy social activities. Those with depression typically receive antidepressant prescriptions from doctors, but unpredictable…
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CBD Could Provide Useful Treatment In Rare Brain Cancer

Cannabidoil (CBD) has emerged in recent years as an alternative medicine for hard-to-treat illnesses like epilepsy, with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approving cannabis-derived medications, like Epidiolex. Studies have also demonstrated cannabis as a possible…
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