Harvard Health Cannabidiol (CBD) — what we know and what we don’t
POSTED AUGUST 24, 2018, 6:30 AM , UPDATED AUGUST 27, 2019, 5:21 PM
Peter Grinspoon, MDPeter Grinspoon, MD
Cannabidiol (CBD) has been recently covered in the media, and you may have even seen it as an add-in booster to your post-workout smoothie or morning coffee. What exactly is CBD? Why is it suddenly so popular?
How is cannabidiol different from marijuana?
CBD stands for cannabidiol.