CBD, A Growing Alternative to Treat Addiction

CBD, A Growing Alternative to Treat Addiction

Lilith Perry
In recent years cannabidiol (CBD) is becoming a more sought-after treatment method for individuals seeking relief. But why and how is this possible? Let's first discuss how addiction works in the brain so we can then understand why CBD is becoming a mainstream treatment for addiction. 
Cannabidiol Research and Clinical Trials

Get Involved: CBD Clinical Trials

Corey Hartley
Research into the effects of cannabinoids, including cannabidiol, continues to progress into exploring an astonishing variety of systems and disorders. Although government restrictions on cannabis research hindered advancement until very recently, currently research has been blooming. If you would like to take part in this research and further our understanding of the biological mechanisms underlying the relief provided by the endocannabinoid system - check out the current clinical trials involving CBD. Many are currently recruiting participants all across the country - you could get involved!
CBD and Addiction

CBD and Addiction

Melinda Bloch
Addiction can come in many shapes, forms and degrees of severity. Addiction refers to wanting something despite the consequences. You can be mildl...
Can I Drink Alcohol While Taking CBD

Q&A: "Can I Drink Alcohol While Taking CBD?"

DiscoverCBD.com Administrator

It’s not uncommon for customers to ask us, “Is it safe to drink while I’m taking CBD?” The short answer is “Yes, but you may get drunk more quickly than you’re used to. If you want to avoid this effect, you may want to wait until after drinking to take the CBD.”

The long answer delves into the pharmacology of drug metabolism, dopamine and reward, and emerging research elucidating CBD’s broad range of effects.