Marijuana extract may help treat severe epilepsy, new studies show

screen-shot-2016-12-20-at-9-24-09-pm12/3/16–A drug made from marijuana that does not produce a “high” may help reduce seizures in people with certain types of epilepsy that are difficult to treat, malady new research suggests. In two new studies, drug researchers tested the drug, which is a purified solution of cannabidiol (CBD). Although CBD affects the brain, it does not produce euphoria or intoxication. Read