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It's Easier to Buy CBD in Kansas Than to Know for Sure What's in It or What It's Good For

CBD drinks on display at CBD of Lawrence. Kansas legalized the cannabis extract last year. (Photo by Nomin Ujiyediin / Kansas News Service)

Kansas legalized CBD just last summer. Now the cannabis extract sells at gas stations, spas. Dillons supermarkets started stocking it last month. If you’re going to buy CBD for pain, anxiety or any of the seemingly endless things it’s marketed for, experts recommend asking tough questions. Celia Llopis-Jepsen, of the Kansas News Service, has more.  

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Celia Llopis-Jepsen reports on consumer health and education for the Kansas News Service. Follow her on Twitter @Celia_LJ.  

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