Recent Blogs

CANNABIS AND CANCER

This article covers the various aspects of cancer care involving the use of Medical Cannabis

Oct 31st, 2018
DRUG REHABILITATION AND CANNABIDIOL

Over the years, I have been surprised by how many patients with chronic pain using opiates have very little difficulty getting off their narcotics when we incorporate cannabis therapies.

Feb 27th, 2018
THC-V BENEFITTING NEUROPATHY

In November I wrote two articles on my early observations of patients using topical formulations containing THC-V.

Jan 24th, 2018
A THANKFUL MYASTHENIA GRAVIS PATIENT

We recently received the following note from a patient suffering from Myasthenia Gravis who has seen improvement of her symptoms after beginning a regimen of CBD and THC-A:

May 23rd, 2017
DIABETES: MORE THAN BLOOD SUGAR

On Diabetes Alert Day it is fitting to discuss not only attempts at managing the disease, but also contributing factors and other conditions related to the disease.

Mar 28th, 2017
PTSD: BEYOND THE MILITARY

When most of us think of PTSD, our first thought is of military members injured or traumatized in the battlefield.

Jan 12th, 2017
SCHEDULE I?, NOT ALWAYS

The DEA’s recent decision to continue to classify Cannabis as a Schedule I drug was not expected by many.

Aug 19th, 2016
CBD VS. CBD

At this time, there are three types of CBD available to patients.

Jul 20th, 2016
CANNABIS: FOCUSED DOSING

Dr. Frankel discusses why focused dosing, accurate to the mg, helps achieve the best outcomes for patients.

Jun 15th, 2016
TYPE II DIABETES AND CANNABIDIOL

My first clinical experiences with Cannabidiol (CBD) and Type II Diabetes were generally with patients who were on Metformin.

May 24th, 2016
CANNABIS FOR TREATMENT OF SEIZURE DISORDERS

Dr. Frankel discusses using cannabidiol (CBD) for treatment of seizure disorders and results from patients at GreenBridge controlling their seizures with CBD, THC & THC-A.

May 17th, 2016
CANNABIS DOSING

With the current information age, it is very easy to find dosing information for any drug online.

Mar 30th, 2016
CHEMOTHERAPY AND NEUROPATHIC PAIN

If your oncologist has suggested a group of chemotherapy agents in the “Taxol” group to treat your cancer, you may experience nerve pain or neuropathic pain during chemotherapy that possibly worsens over years.

Mar 22nd, 2016
ADD, ADHD AND CBD

Growing up in the 1950’s, I considered my friends and I to be average American kids.

Dec 21st, 2015
GREENBRIDGE MEDICAL REPORTS SUCCESSFUL TREATMENT W/ THC-A

While there is significant progress being made in the effort to legalize medical cannabis in United States, and internationally, recent treatment results have made us consider the following question – are we focusing on the wrong aspect of cannabis?

Nov 13th, 2015
SEIZURE DISORDERS AND THC-ACID

I must admit I am surprised by how effective THC-A can be in seizure disorders and Dystonia or Torticollis (severe neck spasms).

Sep 23rd, 2015
THC-A

I must admit I have been skeptical when it comes to THC-A.

Aug 26th, 2015
WHAT WE DO HERE AT GREENBRIDGE MEDICAL

As you are all well aware, we do a lot of individualized cannabinoid dosing with Whole Plant Cannabis extracts administered sublingually, orally and rectally with varying ratio and strength sprays, capsules and suppositories.

Aug 18th, 2015
WHERE DID ALL THE CANNABIS OIL GO?

When any form of cannabis oil extraction is performed, the theory is simply separating the plant material from the “medicinal oil”.

Jul 27th, 2015