Posted 07 March 2019
It’s worth reflecting on these statements: “It is a kind of a new snake oil in the sense that there are a lot of claims and not so much evidence”, and “People are making it out to be a nirvana kind of drug, and that’s a problem. One compound cannot cure everything.”
CBD Is Everywhere, but Scientists Still Don’t Know Much About It
“It is a kind of a new snake oil in the sense that there are a lot of claims and not so much evidence,” said one expert.
By Roni Caryn Rabin Feb. 25, 2019
Cannabidiol, or CBD, a nonintoxicating component of the marijuana plant, is touted as a magic bullet that eases pain, anxiety, insomnia and depression. Salves, sprays, tinctures and oils containing CBD are marketed as aphrodisiacs that boost desire; as balms for eczema, pimples and hot flashes; and … Read the rest