Dr. Frankel's Journal

Archive for June, 2009

An Email From a Patient

June 24, 2009
Allan Frankel, MD

Dear Dr. Frankel: I gave up smoke last January because I got tired of the constant coughing and pernicious effects. The edibles I have obtained from some of the dispensaries around Venice are overpriced and generally weak potency. So far…

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What My Patients Have Learned

June 21, 2009
Allan Frankel, MD

I routinely discuss with patients the different effects of Sativas and Indicas. I counsel them to try different strains and see which is most effective in treating their symptoms. In a recent e-mail survey I asked 447 patients to correlate…

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Don’t Get “High”……Get “Well”

June 17, 2009
Allan Frankel, MD

I’d like to talk about the use of cannabis in a dose and manner consistent with feeling well but not “high”. In this blog, I’ll explore tincture usage and in my next blog I’ll talk about strains that don’t make…

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