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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.

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A neuroscientist critiques the New York Times report on "Spice," an illicit synthetic cannabinoid.
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Misinformation can masquerade as science, especially when it comes to cannabis. Adrian Devitt-Lee highlights gives insight on how to spot faulty research data.
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Long-term marijuana use is not associated with a raft of physical health problems, according to a new study, with one surprising exception: gum disease.
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Companion planting, a method of cultivation where plants are grown together to promote a flourishing ecosystem, offers many benefits for marijuana growers.
Overview of the current landscape of pesticides regulation, pest management, and the need for further research.
Huge interest in the medicinal potential of CBD has catalyzed a rebirth of industrial hemp in the U.S. But is hemp the best source of CBD?
Jahan Marcu discusses lab testing, safety protocols, adverse events reporting, and regulatory standards for the cannabis industry.
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An important study from the Journal of Neuroscience shows that marijuana use does not cause structural brain changes.
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With CBD becoming widely available, scientists are taking a closer look at CBD-drug interactions.
Marijuana use in teens does not cause later health issues
Chronic marijuana use by young teens was not linked with mental or physical disorders more than two decades later, a new study found.

Cannabis Conversations

Louis Armstrong, the legendary jazz artist and lifelong cannabis smoker, returns to his ancestral homeland
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.

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