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Lately I've been hearing a lot of claims that Medical Marijuana, specifically strains high on CBD (the beneficial stuff) and low on TCH (the ingredient that gets you high). CBD acts as a relaxing agent. People with MS have been using for years as a way to reduce muscle tremors. Now that Medical Marijuana is "coming out of the closet", we are hearing all kinds of claims that CBD is a major "miracle drug". It can restrain epilepsy, it can cure cancer, it is perfect for mental illness, it is a major antioxidant, etc. etc. Of course, a lot of this is put out by sellers of medical marijuana. All over the country, dispensaries are due to open up within a year or two, already a lot of them in CA. I refer you to "Charlotte's Web" a story about how med MJ cured severe epilepsy in a kid named Charlotte. I can't really see many medical researchers testing this out, probably because of the controversy. You can also get Hemp Oil high in CBD (NOT the hempseed variety) online. The going price is $40 bottle for low grade, and $160 bottle for more powerful content. Just as an experiment, I ordered a $40 bottle online. I tried it out in careful doses; I can verify it makes you stoned for about half hour, but not high and giggly like buds. It is made from industrial hemp the kind they make paper out of, so the only reason they are able to get away with such high prices is the controversy. The dispensaries will sell it for more or less the street prices, $300 ounce. It will be a struggle to get health insurance to cover that, so it's expensive. They may come up with a synthetic CDB, the closet now is called "Marisol". We don't know, but it could be THC helps, they just want to take it out so MJ isn't fun anymore. I am curious if any of you have actually tried it and noted any improvements. I myself noted I could skip a dose or two of all the meds they are now putting in my body, but have not made one iota of difference in my occasional seizures that occur every few months.