What Science Tells Us About CBD and Pain
CBD gets a lot of buzz in the cannabis industry as a pain remedy, but what does science have to say on the topic? This week, scientist Sara Ward joins the pod to talk about the state of CBD research. Sara is an assistant professor in the department of pharmacology at the Katz School of Medicine at Temple University and has extensive experience researching cannabis and CBD. On the pod, she discusses her current cannabinoid research and the results she’s been seeing. She talks about the value of clinical research, and how animal trials have been able to further our understanding of CBD and other cannabinoids. Sara also touches on using CBD in combination with THC, CBD’s potential adverse effects, and her personal views on CBD’s use cases.