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We emphasize CBD not to privilege one compound over another but to challenge the idea that cannabis equals THC. THC is a remarkable molecule in its own right, but THC is not the whole plant, and neither is CBD. Project CBD defends and supports whole plant cannabis therapeutics.

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Regulation — not prohibition — is long overdue.
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Brazilian researchers looked into CBD's health effects in an animal model of diabetic brain damage due to oxygen deprivation and found promising results.
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Caffeine may block other effect of cannabinoids
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A recent article in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health warns about the dangers of teens falling in love.
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Cannabis use may protect against steatosis, the abnormal accumulation of lipids in the liver
New discoveries reported at ICRS symposium highlight CBD's potential for treating anxiety, cancer, heart disease, substance abuse, brain injuries, and more.
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And did cannabidiol really kill four-and-a-half mice?
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People with pancreatitis who had cannabinoids in their bloodstream were 3-4x less likely to die in the hospital
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Without dedicated attention to those most harmed by police enforcement of drug laws, their situation might not improve with legalization.
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Synthetic cannabinoid binds with high potency to the CB1 receptor — about 10-20x higher than THC.

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Project CBD honors the huge contributions of women leaders in the burgeoning field of cannabinoid research.

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In compiling a list of conditions that CBD may help, we examined hundreds of peer-reviewed articles in scientific journals.

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Expert cannabis botanist and geneticist Ryan Lee talks to Project CBD about breeding cannabis, THC & CBD content, and how to interpret lab data.
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