A study of CBD and liver toxicity from researchers at the University of Arkansas recently sparked a flurry of sensational headlines about CBD’s potential to cause liver damage. This week, Adrian Devitt-Lee, Project CBD’s chief science writer, published an in-depth look at the study and the media coverage surrounding it.
A new hemp law is having an unexpected impact on marijuana prosecutions in Texas. That’s because the law, which went into effect on June 10, legalized hemp that contains less than 0.3 percent THC. In the past, law enforcement only had to prove that THC was present in a sample
In the race to fight new antibiotic-resistant superbugs, CBD may be scientists’ latest weapon. Researchers at this week’s annual meeting of the American Society for Microbiology reported on recent research which shows CBD to be as effective as many other common antibiotics. Unlike other antibiotics, though, it seems not to
If you keep your ear to the ground for CBD news, you probably heard about last Friday’s FDA hearing on CBD. The hearing, titled “Scientific Data and Information About Products Containing Cannabis or Cannabis-Derived Compounds” gave over a hundred speakers the opportunity to air their thoughts on the future of
When shopping online, most of us just want to stick our credit card information into the boxes, press “purchase,” and let the magic happen. We don’t generally need to know what’s going on behind the scenes until things get a bit glitchy.