VIDEO: How CBD oil became a $1 billion industry
CBD stands for cannabidiol. It's the part of the cannabis plant from which we also get marijuana. CBD is a component of the cannabis plant that has significant therapeutic properties, but it's not intoxicating. That's how CBD oil is sold legally and according to Business Insider, it's found in everything from lollipops to lattes. CBD products are estimated to be a roughly one billion dollar industry. Studies have shown that CBD can help with a number of different medical conditions, including epilepsy.