Did You Know?

Did you know that up until Dec. 2018, #CBD was classified by the federal government as an illegal, Schedule I substance? These legal restrictions caused for a limited amount of scientific research surrounding CBD and its effects.

While scientists work to catch up and understand this headline-grabbing compound, surveys such as the University of Michigan’s 2019 “Pills to Pot” study give the public hope towards this method of treatment. Of the 1321 participants, “80% reported substituting cannabis for traditional #pain medications (53% for opioids, 22% for benzodiazepines), citing fewer side effects and better symptom management.” Learn more: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30690169