There has been a lot of research done on CBD and its ability to help people suffering from various medical conditions.
To date, there a growing list of clinical and pre-clinical research which you can find through Google.
It is important to not market CBD as a cure for any disease, to avoid the potential of giving false hope to people who might turn to CBD when there may be other more traditional treatments that could be more beneficial.
Many studies have been done on this with positive results over small sample sizes, but there is still the need for more blind studies to be done.
The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke is looking at ways of using purified CBD to treat epilepsy in children, and GW Pharmaceuticals hopes to make a drug treatment following those trials.
The anti-inflammatory effects and the neuroprotective effects are something that people are watching closely.