| Feb 12, 2015
| 5:43 PM
It's all in the wording
Sometimes a story that tugs on the heartstrings is enough to do the trick. Happily, that was the case when the General Assembly considered updating Virginia's medicinal marijuana regulations to include patients with epilepsy....
| Feb 10, 2015
| 2:15 PM
A medical marijuana bill that addresses the concerns of law enforcement was filed Tuesday in the state House.
Unlike a Senate bill on the subject, the House measure would limit marijuana treatment to HIV/AIDS, cancer, epilepsy, ALS, Parkinson's disease,...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 11:33 AM
Chiropractor Andrew Pasminski was seen by patients as an intuitive diagnostician whose healing powers extended beyond traditional medicine.
"He had a natural spiritual side," said friend and patient Daniel Popuch. "I've known many people who were...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 6:44 PM
Gov. Bruce Rauner this week awarded a medical marijuana license to a Naperville company planning to open two dispensaries.
The company, 3C Compassionate Care Center, received the go-ahead to operate a dispensary in Naperville on Quincy Drive and another...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Inside Laguna Woods Village, retirees with stiff knees and failing eyesight make ready use of wellness centers and medical offices scattered throughout nearby strip malls.
Residents such as Peggiann "Benji" Johnson — a breast cancer patient...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 11:59 AM
Studies show a healthy lifestyle can prevent a number of illnesses and diseases, such as high blood pressure, high cholesterol, obesity and certain types of cancer. And in Howard County, achieving that lifestyle is easier than you might think. Here are 15...
| 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...