Dr. Sanjay Gupta on the Health & Medical Benefits of CBD

Cannabis For Kids: The Children Behind The Debate (FULL DOCUMENTARY)

More parents are turning to cannabidiol (CBD) oil, a cannabis extract with little or none of the psychoactive compound THC, to treat their children who have cancer and epilepsy. The oil is currently legal in dozens of states, but its supply is limited. And the science lags the law—dosing standards haven’t been set, and the effects of long-term use are unclear. Follow Penn and Nicole Mattison and their daughter Millie, Tracy and Josh Ryan and their daughter Sophie, and Sarah and David Rowland and their daughter Lily as they navigate the challenges of using CBD oil.

Here’s a list of health conditions or medical disorders that are currently being researched to see if CBD oils are a potential modality of treatment:

Antibiotic-resistant infections


Rheumatoid arthritis



Anxiety attacks

Vascular and muscle relaxing




MS (Multiple Sclerosis)


Chronic pain

Schizophrenia & Psychosis

Pain relief

Suppressing appetite

Reducing vomiting & nausea

Reducing contractions in small intestine

Relieving anxiety

Tranquilizing, used to manage psychoses

Reducing seizures and convulsions

Suppressing muscle spasms

Increasing efficacy of the immune system

Reducing blood sugar levels

Reducing nervous system degeneration

Treating psoriasis

Reducing risk of artery blockage

Killing or slowing bacterial growth

Treating fungal infection

Inhibiting cell growth in tumors/cancer cells

Promoting bone growth

Promoting brain tissue growth in alcoholism

Reducing nicotine cravings


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