Fighting Addiction and Other Unmet Medical Needs with Cannabidiol

NEW YORK, September 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ —

Despite all the advances we have made in the medical field, overcoming addictions are still a challenge with an unmet need. Nicotine remains the largest addiction problem in the world. Consumers seem to be somewhat shifting from the traditional tobacco cigarettes to smokeless tobacco. According to a research conducted by Statista in 2014, U.S. convenience stores generated approximately 5.31 billion U.S. dollars from chewing tobacco and snuff products, which represents approximately 1.26 billion units of smokeless tobacco sold. CV Sciences, Inc. (OTCQB: CVSI), GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE: GSK), Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE), Zynerba Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: ZYNE), GW Pharmaceuticals plc (NASDAQ: GWPH

Nicotine addictions are hard to overcome, yet several companies

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