Is CBD safe? Does it work? I had this exact conversation with a patient two days ago. This article is an easy to read answer to that question in TIME magazine today. I personally have seen it help some people and have no affect, or side effects, on others. Clearly it is not the panacea of cures it is being made out to be, but I am sure it will prove helpful for many. I find the burst of research on the topic fascinating. I look forward to all the results. PTSD? chronic pain? Chronic inflammation? Sleep disorders? Anxiety? Autoimmune disorders? That is just a taste of what scientists are looking in to. The possibilites are endless. We are just at the beginning of figuring it all out! ... See MoreSee Less
A lot depends on the quality, purity, and delivery system of the product. Many people expect to "feel something", but it is the absence of symptoms that is the desired effect. The "absence" of pain, the "absence" of anxious feelings, the "absence" of restless nights that confirm that we are more in balance.
It helps me sleep. That's all I know. After a lifetime of chronic insomnia and musculoskeletal pain, I'm grateful for the rest.
I know many that it has helped without and side effects. I want to try it but wonder if it's gf.