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Obesity and type 2 diabetes are, to some extent, an expression of long-term, low-grade inflammation. An unhealthy diet taxes the body and wears down one’s ability to regulate blood sugar. So, scientists are researching ways of activating the CB2 receptor — the major immunomodulator of the... Read more

Featured Articles

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Project CBD releases the results of one of the most extensive CBD user surveys to date.
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Having a bad hair day? Take a shot of CBD rum and try some CBD shampoo.
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Promising Research for Overactive Bladder Syndrome
Read Project CBD's special report commenting on cannabis science to the FDA.
In this edition of Cannabis Conversations, Project CBD director Martin A. Lee speaks with Dr. Paula Dall'Stella, a leading cannabis clinician in Brazil.

Essential reading

Cannabidiol—CBD—is a cannabis compound that has significant medical benefits, but does not make people feel “stoned."
Project CBD has created a beginner’s guide for cannabidiol & cannabis therapeutics to address key questions of CBD users.
Medical cannabis research shows that CBD may be therapeutic for many conditions.
With the growing awareness of CBD as a potential health aid there's also been a proliferation of misconceptions. Find questions and responses to common misinformation.
High dose? Low dose? CBD? THC? Optimizing one's therapeutic use of cannabis may take some experimentation.

Smoke Signals: The Book

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Smoke Signals: A Social History of Marijuana

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  • Winner of the American Botanical Council’s James A. Duke Excellence in Botanical Literature Award
  • “Every American should read this landmark book!” — Douglas Brinkley
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Sep 23, 2019 to Sep 24, 2019