CBD and Epilepsy: A Promising Treatment
Cannabidiol (CBD) and epilepsy made headlines, but what do patients and parents need to know about using CBD as a treatment option?
In this episode, Dr. Laura Lubbers discusses what CBD is, why it can work to treat certain forms of epilepsy, and what the potential benefits and risks are. In addition, Dr. Lubbers explores the clinical importance of studying CBD and other compounds derived from medical marijuana.
Dr. Laura Lubbers is the Chief Scientific Officer at Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE). She heads our Research Team, driving strategic initiatives and pushing science closer to a cure.