Medicinal marijuana allowed in Colorado for PTSD, with new limits

Additionally, the physician must be available to or offer to provide follow-up care and treatment to the patient to determine the efficacy of the use of medical marijuana as a treatment. Federal drug enforcement policy regarding the manufacture, impo... More..

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'Womb-like device may help save premature babies'
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

'Womb-like device may help save premature babies'

Flake said the success of the system, details of which were published on Tuesday in the journal Nature Communications , was due to its mimicking life in the uterus as closely as possible. Unlike conventional ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. to retire at end of season

Last year, he sat out the final 18 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series events after a wreck at MI had an effect on his vision and equilibrium. But a severe concussion kept the 42-year-old out of the driver's sea...More..

First malaria vaccine to be used in Kenya, two African countries
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

First malaria vaccine to be used in Kenya, two African countries

It will also assess the feasibility of delivering the four doses needed, and explore the vaccine's potential role in reducing the number of children killed by the disease. Balochistan's 22 out of 32 districts h...More..

Wikipedia founder to fight fake news with Wikitribune
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wikipedia founder to fight fake news with Wikitribune

Jeff Howe, a journalist who coined the term crowdsourcing and now is a professor at Northeastern University, said this system can be positive for the news industry. "We want to make sure that you read fact-ba...More..

Former US President George HW Bush to remain in hospital for observation
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Former US President George HW Bush to remain in hospital for observation

McGrath said last week that the pneumonia has been resolved and that Bush was being held for observation of a persistent cough. Bush, 92, has been battling pneumonia at the hospital since April 14. Big morale...More..

Giraffes unite!
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Giraffes unite! "Giraffe Mom" meets April the giraffe at Animal Adventure Park

However, April did not give birth right away and had kept fans anxiously waiting for about two months. The park said in a statement: "We will all be there to say goodbye". Animal Adventure Park already has a...More..

Bulls' Rondo fined for attempting to trip Celtics' Crowder
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Bulls' Rondo fined for attempting to trip Celtics' Crowder

Without Rondo running the show Friday, the Bulls flopped, losing 104-87 and lacking the offensive rhythm so evident in Boston. The Celtics held Butler to one field goal until the final minute of the third quart...More..

Hull aiming to stay above drop zone with win over Watford
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Hull aiming to stay above drop zone with win over Watford

And although Hull City's win over Watford means the Tigers remain two points ahead of Swansea , Clement is confident his side will take this winning form into the final four games of the season. Last time both...More..

InterContinental Hotel Group reveals extent of malware attack
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

InterContinental Hotel Group reveals extent of malware attack

IHG said a cybersecurity investigation revealed that malware accessed payment card data from cards used on site at some of its franchisee-operated properties in the Americas, thereby generating unauthorized c...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Canada Introduces Legislation to Legalize Marijuana

Individuals would be allowed to carry up to 30 grams of recreational pot, similar to the one-ounce standard set in several US states with legal marijuana laws in effect, while households would be allowed to gr...More..

FDA further restricts pain medication use in kids
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

FDA further restricts pain medication use in kids

In 2016, the FDA further investigated all reports of adverse events, including 24 deaths, linked to codeine-containing medicines in children younger than 18 years of age. "We understand that there are limited...More..

Pence says Trump to attend Asian summit in Nov
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Pence says Trump to attend Asian summit in Nov

The Philippine Star reported that some 4,000 people are expected to attend the event, though Tiotuico said he wasn't sure whether Chinese President Xi Jinping would come. They will return to PICC for the rest...More..

Trade, security matters key issues for Trump, Italian leader
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Trade, security matters key issues for Trump, Italian leader

He added that North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries including the United States had an especial responsibility to Libya, saying their 2011 military intervention had got rid of Gaddafi but had ushered in ...More..

American Lung Association gives state lower marks for particulate pollution
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

American Lung Association gives state lower marks for particulate pollution

Billings said: "They've done more than any other state to counteract air pollution". In Nebraska, Grand Island is ranked as one of the cleanest USA cities with short term particle pollution . and Reno-Carson...More..

Senate confirms Trump pick Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Senate confirms Trump pick Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court

The vote comes after the majority Republicans changed the rules to abolish the filibuster for SCOTUS nominees, in order to overcome opposition from Democrats. "For the first time in our nation's history, a Su...More..

Depression Is Most Widespread Disease, Says World Health Organization
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Depression Is Most Widespread Disease, Says World Health Organization

She said if left untreated, depression could be recurrent, long-lasting and debilitating as it impairs an individual's ability to cope with daily activities, and could have devastating consequences for relation...More..

Diabetes Diagnoses On The Rise In US Children
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Diabetes Diagnoses On The Rise In US Children

It is estimated that in the US, 29 million people have diabetes, with the majority of individuals having the type 2 variant. In people with type 2 diabetes, the body doesn't use insulin properly. These pati...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Kenyans Kirui, Kiplagat win 121st Boston Marathon

In the women's competition, runners to watch include Kenya's Gladys Cherono, who won the 2015 Berlin Marathon , and Edna Kiplagat , who finished second in Chicago previous year. She refused to share his con...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

LEADING OFF: Dodgers to unveil Jackie Robinson statue

On Saturday, April 15 , 70 years to the day that Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball, the Washington Nationals will host Black Heritage Day. Olympian Herb Douglas talk about th...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Jackie Robinson Day 2017

Ten years later, baseball commissioner Bud Selig announced on the 50th anniversary of Robinson's debut that his No. 42 would be retired throughout baseball. "It's emotional", Jackie Robinson's daughter Sha...More..

It's Kidambi Srikanth vs B Sai Praneeth in final
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

It's Kidambi Srikanth vs B Sai Praneeth in final

Till now only three countries - China, Indonesia and Denmark - had had two of their players contesting a men's final at a Superseries event.Praneeth entered into his maiden Superseries final after defeating Sou...More..

Mumps cases reach 20-year high in Texas
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Mumps cases reach 20-year high in Texas

Health officials in Texas announced that 221 cases of mumps have been reported in the state so far this year. There have been multiple outbreaks involving vacation break travelers at South Padre Island. Mumps...More..

Physician assistants urge Justice to reverse veto
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Physician assistants urge Justice to reverse veto

Underneath those plate covers, Justice revealed a "nothing-burger", mayonnaise sandwich, and finally a pile of cow dung on top of the budget bill. "We all should take ownership for this, but what we have is n...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

White House partially to blame for Syria chemical attack: McCain

As long as Assad stays in power, she said, "there's not any sort of option where a political solution is going to happen". "We're calling (Russia and Iran) out", Haley told "State of the Union" anchor Jake Ta...More..

Shulkin pledges review to fix problems at DC medical center
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Shulkin pledges review to fix problems at DC medical center

VAMC", the VA said in a statement . In response to the findings, on Wednesday the VA removed the hospital's medical director, Brian A. Hawkins, from the position and appointed department policy adviser Col. "...More..

Chicago agency finds high chemical level in lake
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Chicago agency finds high chemical level in lake

Several beaches are shut down and it could be days before they reopen. U.S. Steel says it's idled all production processes at the facility. The EPA says sampling found no signs of the chemical reaching Lake M...More..

Prostate cancer tests are now OK with United States panel, with caveats
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Prostate cancer tests are now OK with United States panel, with caveats

Good scientific research has bought about improved understanding of cancer and the limitations of screening tests, diagnostics and treatment. The fact that there are harms has been hard for many advocates o...More..

Rockies beat Dodgers 2-1, Pitcher Kyle Freeland wins his 1st game
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Rockies beat Dodgers 2-1, Pitcher Kyle Freeland wins his 1st game

Clayton Kershaw 6 innings, allowing all 4 earned runs on 8 hits with 6 strikeouts to fall to 1-1 on the year with his ERA now sitting at 3.46. An Austin Barnes' triple off the scoreboard in right field led t...More..

Dead bat found in Walmart spring mix prompts recall, including in Alabama
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Dead bat found in Walmart spring mix prompts recall, including in Alabama

The people who found the bat said they had eaten some of the salad before they noticed the dead animal. States affected by the recall include Louisiana, Florida, Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina,...More..

Most young people say gov't should pay for health care
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Most young people say gov't should pay for health care

But chances remain slim that Republican leaders can build consensus among the conservative House Freedom Caucus and the more centrist Tuesday Group that doomed the last effort. Some reports cite positive mome...More..

ADB keeps 6.4% GDP growth forecast for PH
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

ADB keeps 6.4% GDP growth forecast for PH

ADB Senior Economist Arief Ramayandi said in yesterday's briefing that "m$3 ost of the risks are basically coming from policy directions from the advanced economies". Prime Minister Narendra Modi's decision to ...More..

Premier marks World Health Day
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Premier marks World Health Day

The World Health Day is celebrated on April 7 each year to commemorate the establishment of the World Health Organisation. The day is held to mark WHO's founding, and seen as an opportunity by the organisat...More..

Yoga should not be linked with religion: Sanjeev Baliyan
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Yoga should not be linked with religion: Sanjeev Baliyan

The word "Samajwadi" has become a "taboo" in the Yogi Adityanath government with the Chief Minister ordering that the word be removed from all government schemes and be replaced with the word "Mukhyamantri". Th...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Rare baby giraffe born at England zoo

Stacey Helms said she was at the zoo with her grandson to see the LEGO sculptures when they heard over a park employee's walkie talkie that a giraffe was about to give birth. The following update was publis...More..

Cancer-causing Human Papillomavirus (HPV) affects 23% of USA adults
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Cancer-causing Human Papillomavirus (HPV) affects 23% of USA adults

Fourteen of these HPV types are known as high-risk strains because they are linked with an increased risk of certain cancers, including cancers of the cervix, vagina, vulva, anus, penis and throat. Because HPV ...More..

India services expansion at 5-month high in March
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

India services expansion at 5-month high in March

This underscores a new and intense increase in activity in the sector . "PMI data indicate faster growth of new business and output across the two monitored sectors, manufacturing and services". "A second mo...More..

Babies born to Muslims to exceed Christian births, study predicts
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Babies born to Muslims to exceed Christian births, study predicts

This is especially true in Europe, where the number of deaths already is estimated to exceed the number of births among Christians. The analysis points to modest but significant demographic shifts in religio...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Giraffe watch: April's continued pregnancy not concerning, vet says

Sunday morning morning, keepers reported "increased discharge, continued lack of interest in food, full udders". Yes, she will have this calf when she is good and ready. "After much discussion, we have dec...More..

April, the pregnant giraffe, at Animal Adventure Park
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

April, the pregnant giraffe, at Animal Adventure Park

If it comes out backwards (back feet first), that's a bad sign, she said. For those who are anxious about missing their chance to witness the miracle of giraffe birth, the upstate NY zoo where April lives...More..

Taxpayer stake in Lloyds drops below 2%
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Taxpayer stake in Lloyds drops below 2%

Macquarie Group Ltd. now owns 33,137,686 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $98,419,000 after buying an additional 7,810,110 shares during the period. The Moving Average SMA50 is -0.52% whi...More..

Peace rally held in Binghamton on anniversary of MLK assassination
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Peace rally held in Binghamton on anniversary of MLK assassination

In the midst of life's challenges - racism, war, poverty, human trafficking, abortion, violence, and evil of every kind - in order to escape the abyss - we need help from God to fulfill the Rev. King to contin...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

White House, lawmakers adrift over reviving health bill

But in a later meeting with Freedom Caucus members, however, lawmakers said Pence painted the repeal of these regulations as simpler and said the federal government would rubber-stamp any state that wished to d...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Strong thunderstorms forecast to bring tornado risk in South

Don't go near power lines that get blown down. Three weather radars maintained by the U.S. Defense Department were not operable Wednesday in the Southeast as the National Weather Service declared a " tornad...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

White House woos GOP lawmakers with revised health care bill

Even as people in good health would get to spend less, people in poor health would have to pay more ― much, much more. With the demise of the disastrous American Health Care Act, President Donald Trump has ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Sadio Mane out of Liverpool's match with Bournemouth Wednesday

But manager Klopp said: "It is not 100% clear". "We will have to wait a little bit to see". " It is possible ", he stated, when asked whether Mane's season was over. Eddie Howe: "We're excited by the game ...More..

Opioids In Fang Blennies' Poisonous Bite Prevents Pain
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Opioids In Fang Blennies' Poisonous Bite Prevents Pain

The venom of this fish lowers the blood pressures in would-be predators, researchers say . Rather than inflicting pain to defend against predators, the fang blennies' venom instead contains opioid prop...More..

Cattle call: Heifers escape from St. Louis slaughterhouse
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Cattle call: Heifers escape from St. Louis slaughterhouse

Undaunted, the heifers trotted through traffic while SWAT officers, animal control and the Humane Society of Missouri all tried to round them up. A total of six cattle got loose, however they were eventually al...More..

Kim Kardashian reveals she thinks she's 'going to try' surrogacy
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Kim Kardashian reveals she thinks she's 'going to try' surrogacy

Kim's hair was noticeably shorter upon close inspection, but considering how tight her top and cut-offs were, it was hard to look up from an outfit that put such an emphasis on her curvy figure and slender wai...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

The Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) Bonds Rise 3.8% During Trading

Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters have set a consensus target price of ${{t8}} on shares. According to 19 analysts, Price Target for Freeport-McMoRan Inc. Equities analysts predict that Freeport-McMoRan Inc ...More..