Flood of Products Containing Marijuana Extract Puts FDA in a Bind

March 26, 2019

(Politico) – Even by the superhyped standard of internet cures, the marijuana and hemp extract cannabidiol is unique, touted as everything from a hair conditioner to a sleep aid and a way to help manage diabetes and fight cancer. The CBD boom is also giving regulators fits, blurring the line between a drug and a dietarysupplement and testing how much the government can police health claims.