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Researchers claim cannabis for eczema is a good idea

Researchers claim cannabis for eczema is a good idea

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

June 23, 2018

Recent research into cannabis for skin has shown the plant to be beneficial as a treatment for various skin diseases, including eczema and psoriasis. Cannabis' non-psychoactive component, CBD (cannabidiol), is grasping the attention of scientists in weed-friendly states across America for its cornucopi...

WHO: CBD should not be a scheduled under the Controlled Substances Act, carries no addiction risks

WHO: CBD should not be a scheduled under the Controlled Substances Act, carries no addiction risks

Sara Tiradossi

December 14, 2017

The World Health Organization has declared that cannabidiol (CBD) should not be a scheduled drug. The WHO Expert Committee on Drug Dependence released findings and scheduling recommendations on Wednesday for more than a dozen substances, and plans to undertake a fuller review of CBD in 2018. After...

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