| Jan 14, 2015
| 3:57 PM
— Connecticut's Medical Marijuana Program could be broadened to allow patients who suffer sickle cell disease, chronic pain after back surgery and severe psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis.
Tourette's disorder, however, will not be added to the...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 8:46 PM
Bummed about bypass: The Route 31 Algonquin bypass project that is finally finished might possibly go down as the biggest waste of government spending ever. Route 62 is just packed with cars, but there are no cars on the 31 bypass. What a joke.
| Dec 2, 2014
| 7:19 PM
Dr. Seungyeup Ro and Luke Odom have joined forces to address wellness from a fitness and chiropractic perspective in one stop.
Ro recently opened the Sports Chiropractic within EnShape Fitness, a personal fitness company founded by Odom in 2008 at 616...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 3:17 PM
Floridians can expect the Legislature to ponder expanding the state's new medical marijuana law to allow for more potent pot that would treat other illnesses, but lawmakers might first wait to carry out the statute the state already has.
Last year the...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 7:20 AM
Carolyn and Mike Burkhead of downstate Maryville do not know what they are going to do.
Their 3-year-old daughter Mira has a form of epilepsy that subjects her to severe, debilitating seizures. Her parents have tried nine different medications to treat...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 2:32 PM
Proponents of a medical-marijuana ballot initiative that fell short of passing in November are making a second attempt to legalize weed in Florida.
Late Friday, the Department of State approved the language of a proposed 2016 constitutional amendment...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 4:40 AM
Illinois is now accepting petitions to expand the list of medical conditions that qualify for treatment with marijuana — though officials have yet to name the board that will decide the issue.
The state also hasn't named which applicants will be...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 9:01 PM
I am an advocate for medical marijuana in the state of Pennsylvania. I didn't start out that way. If you would have told me three years ago that I would be fighting for the chance to get my teenage son marijuana, I would have called you crazy.
| Nov 23, 2014
| 2:30 AM
By Erinn Hutkin
Larisa Turin, 59, a licensed acupuncturist and owner of River North's ChicagoAcupunctureTM, sees patients every day "on whom Western medicine sort of gave up." They hope alternative medicine will finally provide some answers.
| Dec 30, 2014
| 3:55 AM
A Naperville doctor nationally known for offering alternative autism treatments has agreed to have her Illinois medical license placed on probation for at least a year after state regulators accused her of subjecting two children to unwarranted, dangerous...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 11:33 AM
Downtown bar rules, the location of a library, taxes and energy prices were among the many issues in the news in the Tri-Cities in 2014. Here's a look at some of the biggest news in Geneva, St. Charles and Batavia this year.
Leaders prepare for...