Cannabidiol

Potential Contaminants in CBD and THC Oils

Cannabidiol (CBD) was initially discovered as a medication to treat Dravet syndrome, but is now used extensively to treat several medical and lifestyle disorders in addition to being used as recreational drug.

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Medicinal cannabis improves outcomes in Parkinson's patients

Medicinal cannabis improves outcomes in Parkinson's patients

Cannabidiol kills bacteria responsible for gonorrhea, meningitis, and legionnaires disease

Cannabidiol kills bacteria responsible for gonorrhea, meningitis, and legionnaires disease

FDA issues warning letters to companies illegally selling unapproved CBD products

FDA issues warning letters to companies illegally selling unapproved CBD products

Texas Biomed to investigate the effects of cannabinoids on HIV-associated neurocognitive disorder

Texas Biomed to investigate the effects of cannabinoids on HIV-associated neurocognitive disorder

Medically active component of cannabis does not impact driving ability, study shows

Medically active component of cannabis does not impact driving ability, study shows

Novel cannabis plant extracts could protect against COVID-19

Novel cannabis plant extracts could protect against COVID-19

Cannabidiol oils are equally or less effective at inhibiting certain cancer cell lines

Cannabidiol oils are equally or less effective at inhibiting certain cancer cell lines

Study: Cannabidiol molecule contains more potent antioxidants

Study: Cannabidiol molecule contains more potent antioxidants

USask researchers to study how cannabis use during pregnancy affects fetus' brain development

USask researchers to study how cannabis use during pregnancy affects fetus' brain development

Study finds higher cannabis dose is associated with larger reductions in OCD compulsions

Study finds higher cannabis dose is associated with larger reductions in OCD compulsions

SGD Pharma introduces Ensiemo, the new complete child-resistant packaging solution for CBD oils

SGD Pharma introduces Ensiemo, the new complete child-resistant packaging solution for CBD oils

Pharmaceutical researchers aim to create better CBD-like treatments

Pharmaceutical researchers aim to create better CBD-like treatments

Study reveals how a cannabinoid may treat acute respiratory distress syndrome

Study reveals how a cannabinoid may treat acute respiratory distress syndrome

Will smoking cannabis harm your heart?, yes says AMA

Will smoking cannabis harm your heart?, yes says AMA

Cannabinoids may alter the effects of some prescription drugs

Cannabinoids may alter the effects of some prescription drugs

FDA approves CBD oral solution for treatment of seizures related to tuberous sclerosis complex

FDA approves CBD oral solution for treatment of seizures related to tuberous sclerosis complex

New program can help laboratories measure key chemical compounds in cannabis products

New program can help laboratories measure key chemical compounds in cannabis products

CBD may help reduce cytokine storm and excessive lung inflammation in COVID-19

CBD may help reduce cytokine storm and excessive lung inflammation in COVID-19

UHN leads first-of-its-kind real world evidence study of medical cannabis

UHN leads first-of-its-kind real world evidence study of medical cannabis

Cannabidiol may reduce behavioral problems in children with intellectual disabilities

Cannabidiol may reduce behavioral problems in children with intellectual disabilities