CBD in the news
Anxiety Relief without the High? New Studies on CBD, A Cannabis Extract
NPR takes a look at how CDB is being used to treat anxiety.
Quartz provides a detailed overview of CDB and the emerging CDB market.
Can CBD Really Make Everything in Your Life Better?
Esquire offers a guide to CDB that includes first-hand accounts of using CDB by the magazine’s editors.
Selected research papers
Anti-inflammatory Properties of Cannabidiol, a Nonpsychotropic Cannabinoid, in Experimental Allergic Contact Dermatitis
Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, June 2018
CDB tamps down the immune system’s overreaction in the skin when someone comes in contact with an allergen.
A systematic review of the effect of cannabidiol on cognitive function: Relevance to schizophrenia
Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, January 2017
CBD improves cognitive function in people with neurodegenerative diseases but doesn’t affect cognition in healthy people.
Inhibition of cervical cancer cell proliferation by cannabidiol
Planta Medica, December 14, 2016
CBD is a potential treatment for cervical cancer.
Cannabidiol, neuroprotection and neuropsychiatric disorders
Pharmacological Research, October 2016
CBD reduces brain damage from diseases, and promotes brain cell growth and brain “plasticity”.
Transdermal cannabidiol reduces inflammation and pain-related behaviours in a rat model of arthritis
European Journal of Pain, July 2016
CBD is a potential topical treatment for arthritis pain.
Antidepressant-like effect of cannabidiol injection into the ventral medial prefrontal cortex—Possible involvement of 5-HT1A and CB1 receptors
Behavioural Brain Research, January 20, 2016
CBD is a potential antidepressant.
Cannabidiol as a Potential Treatment for Anxiety Disorders
Neurotherapeutics, October 2015
CBD can be used to treat generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, social anxiety disorder, obsessive–compulsive disorder, and post-traumatic stress disorder.
A systematic review of the antipsychotic properties of cannabidiol in humans
Schizophrenia Research, March 2015
CDB is a promising treatment for schizophrenia.