The 2014 Farm Bill legalized the sale of "non-viable hemp material" grown within states participating in the Hemp Pilot Program. This legislation defined hemp as cannabis containing less than 0.3% of THC delta-9, grown within the regulatory framework of the Hemp Pilot Program. The 2018 Farm Bill allowed for interstate commerce of hemp derived products, though these products still fall under the purview of the FDA.
Ashley Garris, de 28 años, de Wilmington, N.C., dice que comenzó a usar CBD hace tres meses para tratar su fibromialgia, ansiedad y dolores de cabeza. "En realidad me cambió la vida". Ella dice que prefiere usar cigarros electrónicos o enrollar cigarrillos con flores de cannabis sativa, y que ha tenido buenos resultados con los productos tópicos del CDB para el alivio inmediato del dolor y los calambres musculares.
CBD’s action within the brain and body is quite complicated. To date, scientists have discovered more than a dozen different mechanisms of action, or ways that CBD affect us. It’s very likely that the beneficial effects of CBD are a result of the total of its activation of all of these biological pathways, not a single one in particular. Much more research is needed to fully understand the mechanisms by which CBD relieves ailments such as anxiety and seizures.