The New York Times Magazine has a fascinating piece by Moises Velasquez-Manoff on the history, hype and promise of CBD as a medicine:
“Why plants produce molecules that seem perfectly designed to manipulate human biochemical circuitry is a mystery. It could be a kind of molecular coincidence. But many plants, including cannabis, might make these molecules to defend themselves from other organisms.”
Taking CBD could cause you to fail a drug test, Consumer Reports says.
The N.Y. Times‘ women’s health columnist says it’s unknown whether CBD can help with the pelvic pain disorder vaginismus.