| Jun 16, 2015
| 5:00 AM
An Orange County marijuana dispensary and its members have filed a federal lawsuit accusing Santa Ana police officers of excessive force during a raid last month.
The suit, filed Monday by the nonprofit marijuana collective Sky High Holistic, further...
| Jun 23, 2015
| 9:07 AM
CHICAGO (AP) — Medical marijuana has not been proven to work for many illnesses that state laws have approved it for, according to the first comprehensive analysis of research on its potential benefits.
The strongest evidence is for chronic pain...
| Jun 23, 2015
| 10:59 AM
Medical marijuana has not been proven to work for many illnesses that state laws have approved it for, according to the first comprehensive analysis of research on its potential benefits.
The strongest evidence is for chronic pain and for muscle...
| Jun 17, 2015
| 11:46 AM
As women get older, they have different needs when visiting their gynecologist. The body begins changing as menopause nears. Menstrual periods become irregular, hormone levels change. It can all be confusing for women. Dr. Katharine H. Taber, medical...
| Jun 24, 2015
| 3:10 PM
Cancer can't stop Vivian Campbell from rocking out with Def Leppard.
His publicist confirmed Wednesday that doctors have given Campbell a treatment regimen that will allow him to avoid radiation and join his band's tour Saturday in Birmingham, Alabama....
| Jun 25, 2015
| 10:32 AM
The law firm Spellman & Kelly, LLC, located at 133 Mountain Road in Suffield, is happy to announce that Attorney Beth Fanous has joined the firm. Fanous has been an attorney since 2003 and is admitted to practice in Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New...
| Jun 26, 2015
| 2:47 PM
The deadline is approaching for Hawaii Gov. David Ige to tell lawmakers which bills he plans to veto.
There are several major bills left unsigned, including a plan to set up a system of medical marijuana dispensaries. Hawaii has about 13,000 patients who...
| Jun 22, 2015
| 1:27 PM
As Maryland and other states move to make medical marijuana available to patients, former service members are still barred from getting the drug from the Veterans Administration.
Marijuana remains in a legally precarious position, even as public...
| Jun 22, 2015
| 11:47 AM
The (Albany) Democrat Herald, June 17, on genetically modified organisms ban
While we wait to see what the next front will be in the statewide battle over genetically modified organisms (it might be in neighboring Benton County, where proponents of a ban...
| Jun 19, 2015
| 8:16 AM
As your patient, I entrust my care to you, realizing that you have devoted yourself and sacrificed much to becoming a respected physician. To get to this level of achievement, you have spent countless hours obtaining education during medical school,...
| Jun 11, 2015
| 8:03 PM
HARTFORD — Connecticut plans to allow up to three more medical marijuana dispensaries, targeting New Haven and Fairfield counties, where there are the most registered patients and the fewest licensed sellers.
The decision to add to the state's...