One of the very interesting observations I have made over recent years is that MANY people refer to Cannabidiol or CBD as “CBD’s”.

So, why do so many people know to say “THC” in the singular, as there is only ONE THC molecule, but with CBD is is often CBD’s?

I believe it is due to confusion by the term Cannabidnoids; A term that refers to the hundreds of major and minor cannabinoids, INCLUDING, CBD and THC. Singular….not plural.

Last year when I travelled to Israel, I noticed that many people there were saying “CBDIM”. IM, is the male pleural in Hebrew. So, it is exactly like saying CBD’s, but in Hebrew.

I find that when I hear the plural, it hurts my ears.

So, CBD is CBD and THC is THC

CBD’s would have to be some possessive conjugation of the word……

So, anyone out there from other countries? How do you guys pronounce CBD??

Allan Frankel, MD Dr Allan Frankel is one of the few physicians in the US who truly understands Cannabis as a medicine. All treatments suggested have been well studied. Every patient seen by Dr Frankel is given a personally created Treatment Plan created with the patient's specific issues defined. Plant medicine requires "tuning" of the dosing. Dr Frankel works with his patients thru a messaging portal. The use of this portal, allows quick and simple follow up contact with Dr Frankel. Patients are not charged for these messages, as this is how Dr Frankel has learned what he has learned. Follow up appointments in person or by phone/video are also available when needed

You Might Also Enjoy...

Rationing Health Care

With COVID, we have never been more aware of critical shortages of masks, ventilators, hospital beds, etc., all leading to rationing. In this BLOG, Dr Frankel, examines how rationing in our medical care is a much bigger problem than just face masks.

Cannabis May Prevent COVID-19 Infections

Early studies in both Israel and Canada show findings consistent with CBD's effect on COVID-19's ability to take hold in the lungs or the gastrointestinal tract. If the receptors are reduced, the viral infection and pulmonary toxicity should be reduced.