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CBD Helps Anxiety Patients in a Clinical Trial

Clip: Season 48 Episode 11 | 3m 4s | Video has closed captioning.

Are the chemical compounds found in cannabis, including CBD, a potential treatment for reducing anxiety? Here's what one clinical study is finding—and the story of one of its patients.

Aired: 09/29/21

Rating: NR

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