The most fascinating area of cannabis research revolves around an element of the marijuana plant called Cannabidiol, (CBD) a powerful antioxidant that does not produce the psychotropic effects of THC.
CBD shows a unique ability to kill cancer cells in early laboratory tests.
In 2003, the United States government filed a patent on CBD as an antioxidant and neuroprotectant useful in the treatment of disease.
Yet this same government continues to classify marijuana as a Schedule 1 drug with “no currently accepted medical use,” preventing doctors from studying it.
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