Dr. Frankel's Journal

Archive for April, 2009

Cannabis and Our Lungs

April 19, 2009
Allan Frankel, MD

If you could travel to the early 1900’s and walk into any pharmacy or Homeopathy Shoppe, you would find dozens of Cannabis tinctures on the shelves. These tinctures(made by Pharma), both Sativa and Indica, had 100 specific AMA approved medical…

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Health Issues and Gay Marriage

As a physician, my only “agenda” must be my patients health and comfort. This involves preventive issues as well as “disease” issues. None of us would minimize preventive health care. I do not know how much gay marriage restricts extra-marital…

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How Pharmacy Shelves Were Stocked In The Past

April 14, 2009
Allan Frankel, MD

Read carefully. These are sample bottles of Cannabis Tincture from the 1800’s thru 1940.

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Cannabis and Insomnia

April 13, 2009
Allan Frankel, MD

Insomnia is an extremely common condition. There is not one of us who has escaped this entirely. When insomnia is mild and intermittent, it is just part of life. However, insomnia can become a very serious problem for many patients….

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MPP Director of Government Relations Aaron Houston breaks down his testimony to Congress.

April 13, 2009
Allan Frankel, MD
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