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CBD VS. Pharmaceuticals: How Do They Compare?
 In early 2017, the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) released a comprehensive report about the health benefits of cannabis. There is still plenty more to be studied on this wondrous plant, yet studied did find that cannabis compounds, like CBD, have huge potential in chronic pain management. But, will CBD ever replace pharmaceutical drugs? Here’s how they compare

CBD vs. Pharmaceuticals: How do they compare?
NASEM’s study confirmed that there is substantial evidence that cannabis is useful in the treatment of some common and severe medical ailments. The include chronic pain, multiple sclerosis, and chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting, all conditions which would otherwise require the use of harsh pharmaceutical drugs.
Already, pharmaceutical companies have created cannabis-like drugs for multiple sclerosis and nausea and vomiting. Yet these options are often expensive and are not widely available to pat…