Healing with no side effects
Cannabidiol – CBD for short – is a component of cannabis that can help with pain, inflammation, anxiety, but also with diseases such as migraines, diabetes and depression. In contrast to the intoxicating cannabis active ingredient THC, it is legally available.
Leonard Leinow is a pioneer in CBD research. Together with the cultural anthropologist Juliana Birnbaum, he will present the latest scientific findings and let numerous medical professionals with experience in CBD therapy have their say.
This is the first scientifically based manual on the intake and dosage of CBD and the therapeutic uses for a wide variety of complaints – for doctors, patients and health-conscious consumers.
Leonard Leinow has three decades of experience growing and studying medical cannabis. In 2009 he founded Synergy Wellness, a cannabis collective in California that makes organic and natural products for medical use. They are specialists in CBD and pioneers in the field.
Juliana Birnbaum is a cultural anthropologist and has lived and worked in the USA, Europe, Japan, Nepal, Costa Rica and Brazil. She has written for a variety of newspapers, magazines, blogs, and anthologies on eco-villages, birthrights, and social justice