The CBD boom is way ahead of the science

Strict regulations have stunted research on cannabidiol, but that hasn’t hampered product popularity

CBD pizza

This shop in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., offers CBD-infused pizzas and smoothies, a growing trend as companies tout the oil’s ability to treat anxiety, depression, pain and more.

Jennifer Lett/Associated Press

This article is only available to Science News subscribers.

Subscribers, enter your e-mail address to access our archives.

Not a subscriber?

Science News is a nonprofit.

Support us by subscribing now.

More Stories from Science News on Science & Society

From the Nature Index

Paid Content