Will CBD interact with my other medications?

CBD-DRUG INTERACTIONS At sufficient dosages, CBD will temporarily deactivate cytochrome P450 enzymes, thereby altering how we metabolize a wide range of compounds. With cannabidiol (CBD) poised to become widely available in pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, and herbal preparations, medical scientists are taking a closer look at CBD-drug interactions. Cannabidiol is a safe, non-intoxicating, and non-addictive cannabis compound […]

Hemp shows potential for treating ovarian cancer

Results from some of the first studies to examine hemp’s ability to fight cancer show that it might one day be useful as plant-based treatment for ovarian cancer. Hemp is part of the same cannabis family as marijuana but doesn’t have any psychoactive properties or cause addiction. Sara Biela and Chase Turner, graduate students in […]