CBD, short for cannabidiol, is a compound in the cannabis (aka marijuana) plant—and it’s a recently buzzy ingredient in the health and wellness sphere.
First things first: we’re not talking about that kind of buzz—CBD by itself won’t get you high. But it does hold promise as a medicinal powerhouse... albeit one with caveats and confusion. Here's some background and clarification from two CBD experts.
The background on the buzz
Cannabis contains more than 120 chemical compounds—the primary...