Can it help my pet? We answer 5 questions about CBD oilPosted by On

Products containing Cannabidiol — better known as CBD oil — might seem pretty widespread these days.

Evidence and research about some CBD products’ health claims, however, might be a little harder to find.

CBC News looked into what experts are saying about CBD to answer five big questions.

What is CBD?

CBD is one of more than a dozen major cannabinoid chemicals produced by the cannabis plant. It is dramatically different from THC, however, as it causes no intoxication or high.

Some tout it as an over-the-counter solution to aches and pains and insomnia. In the U.S., where CBD is less regulated, some companies even promote it as a cure for deadly diseases.

But many scientists and health professionals think some of those claims are exaggerated and have little evidence to back them up.

There’s a lot of hype around CBD oil these days — and a lot of dubious claims. (CBC)

Why are people…

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