San Diego VA trial to test cannabidiol—a compound derived from cannabis—for PTSD

Researchers at the VA San Diego Healthcare System aim to see whether cannabidiol, or CBD—a compound derived from cannabis plants—can help ease PTSD. The study will give CBD as an add-on to prolonged exposure therapy, a proven psychotherapy for PTSD.

The $1.3 million VA-funded study will enroll 136 Veterans, from all service eras. Click here to view the full article.. VA Research Communications

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