Fact and Fiction About CBD Oil

Cannabidiol – or CBD oil – is one of the year’s hottest products. A non-intoxicating marijuana extract, the oil is being touted as a cure for everything from anxiety to seizures to pain, and is finding its way into a myriad products.

Is CBD really a miracle cure for so many ills? UConn Today discussed the issue with C. Michael White, department head and professor of pharmacy practice in the UConn School of Pharmacy.

C. Michael White UConn Pharmacy
C. Michael White, School of Pharmacy. (Sean Flynn/UConn Photo)

Q. CBD advertisements seem to be everywhere, in forms including oils and tinctures, vaporization liquid, lotions and creams, and in additives to such projects as cupcakes and beer. Should we all be taking CBD?  

A. Some people should be taking CBD, but not most people. There are still a lot of questions to

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