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DW
Who's the daddy: Does it really matter where your DNA comes from? |investment and increased pressure on legislators to allow this level of persona
Who's the daddy: Does it really matter where your DNA comes from? |
DW / Posted 15 hours ago
investment and increased pressure on legislators to allow this level of personalized medicine. Next week, the Nobel Prize committee may well think it's time to recognize CRISPR-cas9 when it announces this year's laureates. But wait. What just... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area entertainment and eventsThe Masonic Temple, Scranton. scrantonfringe.org. ChalkFest & Hydromania, Satu
Your guide to area entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 23 hours ago
The Masonic Temple, Scranton. scrantonfringe.org. ChalkFest & Hydromania, Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Riverfront Parks Committee hosts this annual children’s event at Millennium Circle. Activities include chalk drawing, environmental exhibits... Read more
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The Hill
California to allow experimental drug treatments for the terminally illallowing patients to circumvent the FDA altogether. Opponents of right to try
California to allow experimental drug treatments for the terminally ill
The Hill / Posted yesterday
allowing patients to circumvent the FDA altogether. Opponents of right to try legislation, including oncologists and medical ethicists, say access to experimental drugs offers false hope to those with life-threatening illnesses. Experimental... Read more
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Daily Mail
Patient dies after asking doctors to turn off her pacemaker"I want to die", I'm dying.' Share this article Her doctor, whose name is not
Patient dies after asking doctors to turn off her pacemaker
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
"I want to die", I'm dying.' Share this article Her doctor, whose name is not yet known, and her local hospital trust's ethics committee agreed to switch off her pacemaker after a series of medical examinations and psychological tests. After... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Completion of a Clinical Studyno relevant side effects were reported. Conducted in Christchurch, New Zealand,
Completion of a Clinical Study
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
no relevant side effects were reported. Conducted in Christchurch, New Zealand, the study was approved by an Independent Ethics Committee, conducted in accordance with the principles of the Declaration of Helsinki, Guidance on Good Clinical... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Bike accidents, inmate attacks prompt bills in Lansingvehicle registration plates for commercial vehicles. Sponsor: Rep. Ed McBroom,
Bike accidents, inmate attacks prompt bills in Lansing
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
vehicle registration plates for commercial vehicles. Sponsor: Rep. Ed McBroom, R-Vulcan. HB 5900: Establish a standing ethics committee for legislators. Sponsor: Rep. Ed McBroom, R-Vulcan. HB 5901: Require at least three hours of instruction... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Officials: Panel Looking Into Lawmaker's Role In Medical PotThe General Assembly’s Joint Committee on Legislative Ethics, which is comprise
Officials: Panel Looking Into Lawmaker's Role In Medical Pot
CBS Baltimore / Posted 6 days ago
The General Assembly’s Joint Committee on Legislative Ethics, which is comprised of House and Senate members, is scheduled to meet Oct. 19 to decide whether to move forward with a full investigation into Del. Dan Morhaim, the officials said. They... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State justices approve title of medical marijuana measureThe words used to summarize a medical marijuana proposal on ballots received un
State justices approve title of medical marijuana measure
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
The words used to summarize a medical marijuana proposal on ballots received unanimous approval from the Arkansas Supreme Court on Thursday, but the proposed initiated act still faces a second challenge before the state's highest court. The Supreme... Read more
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Business Wire
ASIT biotech Presents Its Results for the First Half of 2016 and Its Recent Clinical Breakthroughsthe 2016 grass pollen season. These patients were monitored during the summer a
ASIT biotech Presents Its Results for the First Half of 2016 and Its Recent Clinical Breakthroughs
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
the 2016 grass pollen season. These patients were monitored during the summer and no side effects were observed. The final medical visits are currently taking place, and gp-ASIT+™’s efficacy results should be available, as expected, in early... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State justices approve title of 'pot' measureThe words used to summarize a medical marijuana proposal on ballots received un
State justices approve title of 'pot' measure
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
The words used to summarize a medical marijuana proposal on ballots received unanimous approval from the Arkansas Supreme Court on Thursday, but the proposed initiated act still faces a second challenge before the state's highest court. The Supreme... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Morhaim facing ethics inquiry for role in medical marijuana industryEthics staff for the General Assembly are conducting a preliminary investigatio
Morhaim facing ethics inquiry for role in medical marijuana industry
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Ethics staff for the General Assembly are conducting a preliminary investigation into Del. Dan K. Morhaim's ties to the medical marijuana industry, according to three people with direct knowledge of the inquiry. The preliminary work precedes an Oct.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
UCF med school official fired over misconduct allegationsA UCF medical school administrator was fired after being accused of using his i
UCF med school official fired over misconduct allegations
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
A UCF medical school administrator was fired after being accused of using his influence to try to land university jobs for his wife and a friend, accepting free gifts from vendors and being hostile to female employees, school documents show. A week... Read more
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Business Wire
Mainstay Medical UK Regulatory Announcement: Half-year ReportMainstay Medical Announces Half Year Financial Results Mainstay Medical Intern
Mainstay Medical UK Regulatory Announcement: Half-year Report
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
Mainstay Medical Announces Half Year Financial Results Mainstay Medical International plc (“Mainstay”, “We” or the “Company”, Euronext Paris: MSTY.PA and ESM of the Irish Stock Exchange: MSTY.IE), a medical device company focused on bringing to... Read more
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Business Wire
Mainstay Medical annonce ses résultats du premier semestreMainstay Medical International plc (« Mainstay », « nous » ou la « Société » ;
Mainstay Medical annonce ses résultats du premier semestre
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
Mainstay Medical International plc (« Mainstay », « nous » ou la « Société » ; Euronext Paris : MSTY.PA et l’ESM de la Bourse irlandaise : MSTY.IE), une société de dispositifs médicaux dédiée à la commercialisation de ReActiv8®, un dispositif de... Read more
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Business Wire
Mainstay Medical Announces Half Year Financial ResultsMainstay Medical International plc (“Mainstay”, “We” or the “Company”, Euronext
Mainstay Medical Announces Half Year Financial Results
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
Mainstay Medical International plc (“Mainstay”, “We” or the “Company”, Euronext Paris: MSTY.PA and ESM of the Irish Stock Exchange: MSTY.IE), a medical device company focused on bringing to market ReActiv8®, an implantable neurostimulation system to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Miracle' discovery helped geneticists save young Alan's lifefog," the Garvan's deputy director Professor Chris Goodnow said. Professor Goo
'Miracle' discovery helped geneticists save young Alan's life
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
fog," the Garvan's deputy director Professor Chris Goodnow said. Professor Goodnow devoted a weekend poring over all the medical literature about that gene and made a remarkable finding. "The miracle was that two months earlier a [medical] paper... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Former board member used connections to land 6-figure DART job created just for himpressured to create the job for Strauss. Some DART board members and the chair
Former board member used connections to land 6-figure DART job created just for him
Dallas Morning News / Posted 8 days ago
pressured to create the job for Strauss. Some DART board members and the chair of the Dallas City Council’s transportation committee said they don’t have a problem with the situation. “I personally do not see it as any kind of arrangement,” DART... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Miracle' discovery helped geneticists save young Alan's lifefog," the Garvan's deputy director Professor Chris Goodnow said. Professor Goo
'Miracle' discovery helped geneticists save young Alan's life
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
fog," the Garvan's deputy director Professor Chris Goodnow said. Professor Goodnow devoted a weekend poring over all the medical literature about that gene and made a remarkable finding. "The miracle was that two months earlier a [medical] paper... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Ethics letter raps group backing cap on tort suitsThe Arkansas Ethics Commission cautioned the state's largest association of lon
Ethics letter raps group backing cap on tort suits
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
The Arkansas Ethics Commission cautioned the state's largest association of long-term care facilities earlier this month over the group's spending of hundreds of thousands of dollars to support a proposed tort measure that aims to cap certain damages... Read more
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New York Post
The grim reality of human organ harvesting in Chinaof drug-addicted criminals to use violence to restrain you as you are made to g
The grim reality of human organ harvesting in China
New York Post / Posted 9 days ago
of drug-addicted criminals to use violence to restrain you as you are made to give a urine sample and subjected to invasive medical procedures. ‘Emotionally I thought maybe those people who yelled not to hurt my organs just didn’t want me to die.... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
UI Academic Senate approves 4-year M.D. curriculum for med schoolof Higher Education before the university can submit an application to be accre
UI Academic Senate approves 4-year M.D. curriculum for med school
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
of Higher Education before the university can submit an application to be accredited by the national body that approves medical schools, which is due by Dec. 1. The curriculum combines engineering and technology with traditional medical... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Leaked records prove a key flaw for WADA is transparencycyber collective, Fancy Bears. Dozens of athletes have had their TUEs revealed
Leaked records prove a key flaw for WADA is transparency
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
cyber collective, Fancy Bears. Dozens of athletes have had their TUEs revealed in recent days after hackers penetrated the medical files of the World Anti-Doping Agency. Others named in the latest data dump include tennis great Rafael Nadal and... Read more
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The Hindu
WADA hacking shows up hypocrisy, sets off a necessary debatequestions. The focus in the West has been on the criminality of the hacking.
WADA hacking shows up hypocrisy, sets off a necessary debate
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
questions. The focus in the West has been on the criminality of the hacking. The president of the International Olympic Committee has called the hacking “outrageous”. If he thinks that legally sanctioning performance-enhancing drugs to top... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What Is Inside the Media Services Bill 2016cover. In the endeavour to ensure that journalism becomes a complete professio
What Is Inside the Media Services Bill 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
cover. In the endeavour to ensure that journalism becomes a complete profession just like the way things are in the legal, medical and engineering professions, the Bill, tabled yesterday, seeks to create a board that will accredit and set standards... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
VA protects problem employeesaren’t at all serious about holding problem employees accountable,” said U.S. R
VA protects problem employees
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 12 days ago
aren’t at all serious about holding problem employees accountable,” said U.S. Rep. Jeff Miller, chairman of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs. “After all, the VA is a place where egregious employee behavior, such as armed robbery... Read more
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New Kerala
Kerala needs new organ transplant legislation: newkerala.com #120083Noble Gracious, nodal officer at KNOS, said: "Although the cumbersome rules are
Kerala needs new organ transplant legislation: newkerala.com #120083
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
Noble Gracious, nodal officer at KNOS, said: "Although the cumbersome rules are meant to ensure for the concerned hospital ethics committee that no money was exchanged, the government should come out with new rules that could cut down time." He... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Tort-limit foes raise $409,832 in AugustA committee set up to oppose a November ballot proposal to limit attorneys' fee
Tort-limit foes raise $409,832 in August
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
A committee set up to oppose a November ballot proposal to limit attorneys' fees and noneconomic damages in medical lawsuits continued to receive large donations from Arkansas law firms in August, according to campaign financial reports filed... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Casino bid's allies outraise foes in Augustconstitutional amendment that would authorize three new casinos in Arkansas rec
Casino bid's allies outraise foes in August
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
constitutional amendment that would authorize three new casinos in Arkansas received about five times the funding as the committee working against the proposal. Arkansas Winning Initiative Inc. reported receiving $500,000 in August, according to... Read more
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Philly.com
Shadow candidates: Who's more transparent, Clinton or Trump?around the then-71-year-old candidate. So months before Election Day 2008, McC
Shadow candidates: Who's more transparent, Clinton or Trump?
Philly.com / Posted 14 days ago
around the then-71-year-old candidate. So months before Election Day 2008, McCain let reporters review 1,173 pages of his medical records and interview his doctors. The letters declared both Trump and Clinton healthy and fit to serve as... Read more
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The Courier
Addiction doctor slams cannabis trials on children as unsafeDoctor queries ethics of medical cannabis trials on children with severe epilep
Addiction doctor slams cannabis trials on children as unsafe
The Courier / Posted 14 days ago
Doctor queries ethics of medical cannabis trials on children with severe epilepsy. An addiction doctor has slammed the rush to legalise medical marijuana for sick children, warning there's no evidence it is safe for young brains. "It shouldn't be... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Addiction doctor slams cannabis trials on children as unsafeDoctor queries ethics of medical cannabis trials on children with severe epilep
Addiction doctor slams cannabis trials on children as unsafe
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 14 days ago
Doctor queries ethics of medical cannabis trials on children with severe epilepsy. An addiction doctor has slammed the rush to legalise medical marijuana for sick children, warning there's no evidence it is safe for young brains. "It shouldn't be... Read more
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The Young Witness
Addiction doctor slams cannabis trials on children as unsafeDoctor queries ethics of medical cannabis trials on children with severe epilep
Addiction doctor slams cannabis trials on children as unsafe
The Young Witness / Posted 14 days ago
Doctor queries ethics of medical cannabis trials on children with severe epilepsy. An addiction doctor has slammed the rush to legalise medical marijuana for sick children, warning there's no evidence it is safe for young brains. "It shouldn't be... Read more
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Western Advocate
Addiction doctor slams cannabis trials on children as unsafeDoctor queries ethics of medical cannabis trials on children with severe epilep
Addiction doctor slams cannabis trials on children as unsafe
Western Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
Doctor queries ethics of medical cannabis trials on children with severe epilepsy. An addiction doctor has slammed the rush to legalise medical marijuana for sick children, warning there's no evidence it is safe for young brains. "It shouldn't be... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Addiction doctor slams cannabis trials on children as unsafeDoctor queries ethics of medical cannabis trials on children with severe epilep
Addiction doctor slams cannabis trials on children as unsafe
Kiama Independent / Posted 14 days ago
Doctor queries ethics of medical cannabis trials on children with severe epilepsy. An addiction doctor has slammed the rush to legalise medical marijuana for sick children, warning there's no evidence it is safe for young brains. "It shouldn't be... Read more
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Manning River Times
Addiction doctor slams cannabis trials on children as unsafeDoctor queries ethics of medical cannabis trials on children with severe epilep
Addiction doctor slams cannabis trials on children as unsafe
Manning River Times / Posted 14 days ago
Doctor queries ethics of medical cannabis trials on children with severe epilepsy. An addiction doctor has slammed the rush to legalise medical marijuana for sick children, warning there's no evidence it is safe for young brains. "It shouldn't be... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Addiction doctor slams cannabis trials on children as unsafeDoctor queries ethics of medical cannabis trials on children with severe epilep
Addiction doctor slams cannabis trials on children as unsafe
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 14 days ago
Doctor queries ethics of medical cannabis trials on children with severe epilepsy. An addiction doctor has slammed the rush to legalise medical marijuana for sick children, warning there's no evidence it is safe for young brains. "It shouldn't be... Read more
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The North West Star
Addiction doctor slams cannabis trials on children as unsafeDoctor queries ethics of medical cannabis trials on children with severe epilep
Addiction doctor slams cannabis trials on children as unsafe
The North West Star / Posted 14 days ago
Doctor queries ethics of medical cannabis trials on children with severe epilepsy. An addiction doctor has slammed the rush to legalise medical marijuana for sick children, warning there's no evidence it is safe for young brains. "It shouldn't be... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Addiction doctor slams cannabis trials on children as unsafeDoctor queries ethics of medical cannabis trials on children with severe epilep
Addiction doctor slams cannabis trials on children as unsafe
Daily Liberal / Posted 14 days ago
Doctor queries ethics of medical cannabis trials on children with severe epilepsy. An addiction doctor has slammed the rush to legalise medical marijuana for sick children, warning there's no evidence it is safe for young brains. "It shouldn't be... Read more
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The Border Mail
Addiction doctor slams cannabis trials on children as unsafeDoctor queries ethics of medical cannabis trials on children with severe epilep
Addiction doctor slams cannabis trials on children as unsafe
The Border Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Doctor queries ethics of medical cannabis trials on children with severe epilepsy. An addiction doctor has slammed the rush to legalise medical marijuana for sick children, warning there's no evidence it is safe for young brains. "It shouldn't be... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Caution on Zika-birth defects linkbirth defects, calling instead the Health Ministry to conduct its own research.
Caution on Zika-birth defects link
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 15 days ago
birth defects, calling instead the Health Ministry to conduct its own research. She proposed that the ministry and local medical experts determine the truth of the report. "I'm not a doctor but in my personal view, our Health Ministry and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
SMC updates its code and guidelines on medical ethicsThe use of social media and complementary and alternative medicine are some of
SMC updates its code and guidelines on medical ethics
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
The use of social media and complementary and alternative medicine are some of the changes and challenges faced by the medical profession in the last decade, leading to the Singapore Medical Council (SMC) updating its code and guidelines on... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
What conflicts of interest are not with respect to vaccineswere bought, at least initially. For instance: On July 13, 1965, 2 days after
What conflicts of interest are not with respect to vaccines
ScienceBlogs / Posted 15 days ago
were bought, at least initially. For instance: On July 13, 1965, 2 days after the Tribune article, the SRF’s executive committee approved Project 226,31 a literature review on “Carbohydrates and Cholesterol Metabolism” by Hegsted and Robert... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
LGBT people, sex workers should have say in health research norms: Medical bodyLesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people and sex workers should be
LGBT people, sex workers should have say in health research norms: Medical body
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 16 days ago
Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people and sex workers should be part of an ethics committee that approves health research involving these communities to ensure informed consent and protect rights, India’s apex medical body has... Read more
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University of Pennsylvania Health System
Expanding Access: First Clinical Trial Transplants Hepatitis C-Infected Kidneys at Penn Medicineare more than 99,000 Americans are awaiting a kidney transplant,” said Reese, w
Expanding Access: First Clinical Trial Transplants Hepatitis C-Infected Kidneys at Penn Medicine
University of Pennsylvania Health System / Posted 16 days ago
are more than 99,000 Americans are awaiting a kidney transplant,” said Reese, who is also an assistant professor of Medical Ethics and Health Policy at Penn and chair of the Ethics Committee for the United Network of Organ Sharing (UNOS).... Read more
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News.com.au
Greyhound transplant research criticisedremoved, preserved and then transplanted, and were subsequently revived before
Greyhound transplant research criticised
News.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
removed, preserved and then transplanted, and were subsequently revived before being killed again, all in the name of medical research. An animal rights group has criticised the research by Monash University and the Alfred Hospital to test... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Court documents reveal final details behind brain-dead toddler casefuneral Monday in Fairfield, court documents provide some answers to the final
Court documents reveal final details behind brain-dead toddler case
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 18 days ago
funeral Monday in Fairfield, court documents provide some answers to the final treatment decisions about the toddler, whose medical and legal odyssey took him to hospitals in Sacramento, Guatemala City and, finally, Southern California. While the... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Questions linger as marijuana law takes effectCARR SMYTH Associated Press Published: September 9, 2016 3:00 AM COLUMBUS -- O
Questions linger as marijuana law takes effect
The Alliance Review / Posted 21 days ago
CARR SMYTH Associated Press Published: September 9, 2016 3:00 AM COLUMBUS -- Ohio has yet to outline how exactly its new medical marijuana law will work even as it takes effect Thursday, leaving a host of unanswered questions by doctors,... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Questions remain as Ohio medical marijuana law takes effectBy JULIE CARR SMYTH AP Statehouse Correspondent Published: September 8, 2016 9:
Questions remain as Ohio medical marijuana law takes effect
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 21 days ago
By JULIE CARR SMYTH AP Statehouse Correspondent Published: September 8, 2016 9:00 AM COLUMBUS (AP) -- Ohio has yet to outline how exactly its new medical marijuana law will work even as it... Read more
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FOX News
Questions remain as Ohio medical marijuana law takes effectCOLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio has yet to outline how exactly its new medical marijuana
Questions remain as Ohio medical marijuana law takes effect
FOX News / Posted 21 days ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio has yet to outline how exactly its new medical marijuana law will work even as it is set to take effect Thursday, leaving a host of unanswered questions by doctors, patients, pharmacists, police and many others. Rules for... Read more
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London SE1
Patricia Moberly, former Guy’s & St Thomas' chair, has diedthe then vice-chancellor Prof Deian Hopkin – said: "Dr Moberly has made a formi
Patricia Moberly, former Guy’s & St Thomas' chair, has died
London SE1 / Posted 21 days ago
the then vice-chancellor Prof Deian Hopkin – said: "Dr Moberly has made a formidable contribution to health management and medical ethics, but also to education, and throughout her career, to the cause of anti-racism." Her contribution to public... Read more
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