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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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Is cannabis a reproductive toxin? Should products include warning labels? Project CBD responds to call for public comment by California’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment.
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To what extent is research on cannabis in pregnancy complicated by tobacco?
"What about the children?" is a mantra that has been used to propel prohibition with misplaced fear.
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A new study from researchers at San Diego State University examined the interaction between cannabinoids and alcohol on the fetus.
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Cannabinoids consistently amplify the toxic effects of nicotine and alcohol on the fetus.
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CBD could protect against hypoxic ischemia, a complication that prevents a baby from getting enough oxygen during birth.
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Finding an optimal dose is even more difficult for people with liver or kidney diseases, as these are the major organs that clear chemicals from the blood.
Fearful conclusions about cannabis needs to be put in context, not aggrandized.
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If there’s a gateway, it appears to be early opioid prescriptions, not cannabis.
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Researchers showed that the biochemical response to a high fat diet depends on whether the offspring was male or female

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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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Project CBD talks with Dr. Bonni Goldstein about whole plant cannabis remedies, nonintoxicating cannabinoids, and cancer care for children.
Expert cannabis botanist and geneticist Ryan Lee talks to Project CBD about breeding cannabis, THC & CBD content, and how to interpret lab data.
Project CBD speaks with Dr. Rachel Knox about "endocannabinology," THC/CBD synergies, and whole food nutrition.

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