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  • Parents Tell Legislature: Allow Children To Use Medical Marijuana

    Parents Tell Legislature: Allow Children To Use Medical Marijuana
    HARTFORD — Holden Rupert was a thriving grade-schooler despite having a rare form of epilepsy known as Dravet syndrome. He rode a skateboard, performed on stage and had so many friends in his public school that he was known as the mayor. But at age...
  • Senate panel backs effort to expand medical marijuana access

    An effort to expand access to medical marijuana in Iowa won preliminary approval in the state Senate on Wednesday, as lawmakers seek to respond to critics who say a limited law passed last year is ineffective. A subcommittee in the Democratic-majority...
  • Medical marijuana, homeless rights advance in Legislature

    Hawaii is one step closer to having a system of medical marijuana dispensaries nearly 15 years after the drug was legalized in the state. The House of Representatives approved a bill Tuesday that would pave the way for at least 26 dispensaries that could...
  • Utah Senate votes down medical marijuana bill

    Utah's Republican-controlled Senate rejected a bill Monday night allowing those with chronic and debilitating diseases to consume edible medical marijuana products. Senators voted 15-14 against the proposal, citing concerns about unintended...
  • Locals land most medical marijuana licenses in state

    Locals land most medical marijuana licenses in state
    As medical marijuana gets closer to debuting across Illinois, one of the biggest pot businesses in the state has planted its roots in Oak Park. PharmaCann LLC looks poised to operate four medical marijuana-selling shops and two growing centers spread...
  • Cancer is in remission for teen forced to undergo chemo

    A 17-year-old Connecticut girl who was forced to undergo chemotherapy by the state after she and her mother refused treatment is happy her cancer is in remission but still upset she had no choice in the matter. The girl, identified in court documents...
  • Harford's less common alternative wellness options

    Until recently, Harford County residents interested in alternative approaches to health care had to travel a long way to find such services. But as the county has grown, many of these options have found their way here. Some of these treatments,...
  • Best of Harford 2014 winners

    The results are in! Nearly 8,000 votes determined the winners of 2014’s Best of Harford contest. From preferred personal trainers to choice child care, every category is another reason to love Harford County. Dance Lessons: SwingTime Ballroom...
  • Utah Senate delays vote on bill allowing medical marijuana

    Citing a number of unanswered questions, the GOP-controlled Utah Senate held off on a casting a planned Monday afternoon vote on a bill allowing those with chronic and debilitating diseases to consume edible medical marijuana products. Saratoga Springs...
  • Tax cuts, testing, even booze make Legislature's agenda

    Tax cuts, testing, even booze make Legislature's agenda
    TALLAHASSEE — Cable and cellphone bills could be trimmed, the cost of textbooks cut and testing in public schools reduced. Water and land policy may be overhauled, medical marijuana legalized and beer and liquor laws loosened. As state lawmakers...
  • Manes: Beverly Shores acupuncturist gets to the point

    "For many people, managing pain involves using prescription medicine in combination with complimentary techniques like physical therapy, acupuncture, yoga and massage. I truly believe medical care should address the person as a whole — their mind,...