This HND piece examines yet another curative property of Cannabis extract Cannabidiol (CBD). Limited clinical data shows efficacy against the symptoms of type 2 and maybe even type 1 diabetes. Apparently, its action here is related to the extract's anti-inflammatory properties.
Making things even more interesting is that CBD also is said to promote better sleep. We covered the sleep/type 2 diabetes connection in a recent posting. Inasmuch as Cannabis has been used for medicinal purposes for thousands of years, it is most satisfying that an ancient remedy is now being taken seriously by medical science.
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