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CBD hemp oil legal in all 50 states

CBD Hemp Oil now legal in all 50 statesMr. Chairman, Ms. Chairwoman, and Members of the Senate Drug Caucus, thank you for inviting the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), a part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), to take part in this hearing to share exactly what we understand about the biology and the potential restorative impacts of cannabidiol (CBD), one of the main active chemical compounds discovered in cannabis. Because of the quickly developing interest in the prospective use of marijuana and its acquired substances for medical functions, it is important to take stock of what we understand and do not know about the restorative potential of CBD. CBD Biology and Therapeutic Rationale CBD is among more than 80 active cannabinoid chemicals in the marijuana plant.ii Unlike the primary psychoactive cannabinoid in marijuana, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), CBD does not produce euphoria or intoxication.iii, iv, v Cannabinoids have their impact primarily by engaging with particu…