Dr. Frankel's Journal

Archive for October, 2012

Recreational or Medical

October 31, 2012
Allan Frankel, MD

I have reached the point where I believe distinguishing recreational from medicinal cannabis is unhelpful. I don’t even think a patient’s intent tells the story. As cannabinoids are involved in so many preventive health areas, one could argue that all…

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Colorado Physicians Cannot Use Cannabis!!

October 30, 2012
Allan Frankel, MD

Here is the article Here is the PDF of the article in case in goes downPhysicians and Cannabis Use Anyone who reads my blog should read this article before continuing. To me personally and to all physicians, this is horrible…

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Cannabidiol For Dental Pain

October 30, 2012
Allan Frankel, MD

To begin with, if you are having dental pain, please see a qualified health professional as soon as possible. 🙂 Assuming that is not possible at the moment, which has been the case for most of us from time to…

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One Way To Get CBD To The Masses

October 23, 2012
Allan Frankel, MD

CBD IN EVERY KITCHEN My experience with whole plant CBD rich medicines tells me that this should be available to everyone and anyone anywhere who wants it. That is a very tall order as most of the world could never…

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Is All Cannabis Use Medicinal?

October 22, 2012
Allan Frankel, MD

There has been more chatter of late in the “Save Cannabis” google thread, about making the argument that all cannabis use is medicinal. Here is my response. I understand the position that all cannabis use is medical, but I don’t…

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International Treaty Prohibiting Cannabis.

October 20, 2012
Allan Frankel, MD

Many of you have heard about this absurd Treaty from the 60’s. It prohibits any of the 300+ countries who signed the treaty from legalizing cannabis. Portugal did it and they did not get bombed. 🙂 Uruguay may legalize Cannabis…

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Great Clinical Response To Rich CBD Extracts

October 17, 2012
Allan Frankel, MD

PATIENT COMMENT ON THEIR RESPONSE TO RICH CBD EXTRACTS: I must say that I have suffered from PTSD since I was a young child. I manage it by getting a lot of regular exercise: 50 mile bike rides, working out…

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926 CBD Studies

October 13, 2012
Allan Frankel, MD

Cannabidiol Studies

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Whole Plant CBD Dosing Very Different Than Molecular CBD

October 12, 2012
Allan Frankel, MD

In most clinical studies and trials with CBD, the medicine used is “molecular” CBD. In other words, CBD that is just that one molecule in the medicine. With whole plant cannabis extractions, there are nearly 500 molecules involved. As I…

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Cannabis Causing IQ Drops??

October 3, 2012
Allan Frankel, MD

Please check out this article first Another brilliant study showing more nightmares from Cannabis. In this case, they picked some patients who have had multiple “Cannabis Addiction” diagnoses. Other than the Medical Board of California accused me personally of Cannabis…

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