Safety

Safety

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.

New discoveries reported at ICRS symposium highlight CBD's potential for treating anxiety, cancer, heart disease, substance abuse, brain injuries, and more.
mouse with daisies
And did cannabidiol really kill four-and-a-half mice?
Abstract image of pancreatitis
People with pancreatitis who had cannabinoids in their bloodstream were 3-4x less likely to die in the hospital
Gavel and cannabis on black background
Without dedicated attention to those most harmed by police enforcement of drug laws, their situation might not improve with legalization.
boy with electrodes on head
Synthetic cannabinoid binds with high potency to the CB1 receptor — about 10-20x higher than THC.
Father cuddling baby
Could CBD save the lives of babies born with brain damage? A new clinical trial aims to find out.
scared kid riding under the covers
Personally threatening children is not the best way to make kids fear cannabis.
EKG of the brain
Australian scientists recently published an open label study of Epidiolex in pediatric epilepsy.
contaminants in hemp
Hemp is a bioaccumulator — it tends to absorb heavy metals from soil, leaving the ground clean by collecting contaminants in its body.
Pesticides being sprayed on crops
A recent study from researchers in Maryland and Pennsylvania explains why cannabinoids may be protective for humans.

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