CBD Awareness and Information Center
CBD oil: Uses, health benefits, and risks
"Because of the way that CBD acts in the body, it has many potential uses. CBD oil is taken orally, rubbed on the skin, and sometimes inhaled through vapor or used intravenously to produce its effects."
-Medical News Today, April 29, 2017
Cannabis Drug Reduces Seizures in Severe Epilepsy Cases
"Seizure frequency dropped in the cannabidiol-treated group by 39 percent from nearly 12 convulsive seizures per month before the study to about six; three patients’ seizures stopped entirely,”
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-NBC NEWS & New England Journal of Medicine, May 25, 2017
Survey: Nearly Half Of People Who Use Cannabidiol Products Stop Taking Traditional Medicines
"The largest survey on cannabidiol or CBD usage to date found that women were more likely than men to use CBD and once they started using it, were likely to drop their traditional medicine."
-Forbes, Aug. 2, 2017
Cannabis Shows Promise In Treating Schizophrenia And Tourette Syndrome
"According to recent studies, the cannabis-derived chemical cannabidiol (CBD) may offer meaningful relief with schizophrenia, a frequently chronic condition which can significantly interfere with how we think, feel, and behave."
-Forbes, Aug. 28, 2017
For additional information, we suggest the following sources:
NASEM- The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids - Jan 12, 2017