Parents rejoice feds approving Carly’s Law study of marijuana-derived CBD oil

3/3/15–The University of Alabama at Birmingham’s medical school today announced federal approval to commence the study of cannabidiol — also called CBD — a marijuana-derived medication that often comes in oil form to treat seizures. Parents expressed joy and surprise by the announcement. The study will utilize a special form of the CBD, which does not have any of the intoxicating properties associated with marijuana. Read