Article by Danielle Corcione, Complex
Solutions to public health problems, such as the opioid crisis and addictions, might be right under our noses.
A number of conclusions were made from the research. Rats who consumed CBD, which is known to reduce anxiety and stress, were less likely to relapse five months later. Notably, researchers pointed out that the chemical’s ability to minimize impulsiveness was significant.
The study was conducted by Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla, California.