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Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - Ga. officials meet for first medical marijuana session - 41 NBC News (blog)

41 NBC News (blog) Ga. officials meet for first medical marijuana session 41 NBC News (blog) Ga. officials meet for first medical marijuana session. Taylor Terrell. 08/27/2014 09:36 PM. 08/27/2014 10:26 PM. The Georgia Medical Cannabis Study Committee meets for the first time to discuss the impact of marijuana on Georgia residents. State study committee on medical marijuana to hold 1st meeting Wed.Access North Georgia Ga. mom speaks out for medical potWJCL News Medical cannabis committee focuses proposalMacon Telegraph (blog) Lexington Herald Leader all 54 news articles »

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - Marshall Islands girl gets help for dislocated elbow in Redding - KRCRTV.COM

Marshall Islands girl gets help for dislocated elbow in Redding KRCRTV.COM About nine months ago, DeBrum fell from a tree in her native Marshall Islands, where she broke her elbow and due to lack of medical services, never received medical attention. Steve Doll, an Orthopedic Clinician, said many medical providers have gone ...

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - Lawyer Morgan, Sheriff Judd to debate medical pot - TBO.com

Lawyer Morgan, Sheriff Judd to debate medical pot TBO.com Since California approved the use of medical marijuana in 1996, 22 states and the District of Columbia have passed similar laws through legislation or by citizen initiative. Two states, Washington and Colorado, have approved marijuana for recreational use.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - Local business people say roads, education top list of legislative concerns - Hilton Head Island Packet

Local business people say roads, education top list of legislative concerns Hilton Head Island Packet Concerns about South Carolina's medical certificate-of-need program also was discussed. Gov. Nikki Haley wants to end the program, which prohibits health care providers from building medical facilities or buying expensive medical equipment without the ... and more »

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - Varian expanding, bringing Utah high-paying jobs - Salt Lake Tribune

Deseret News Varian expanding, bringing Utah high-paying jobs Salt Lake Tribune With its new addition, Varian Medical Systems expects to play a larger role than ever in supplying X-ray products to medical, scientific and industrial facilities worldwide. That will translate into almost 1,000 new jobs over the next 20 years, jobs ... Varian Medical breaks ground on Salt Lake expansion projectDeseret News Varian Medical Systems Groundbreaking on Facility Expansion Triggers Influx of ...SYS-CON Media (press release) all 8 news articles »

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - Medical regulators to investigate risky psych drug prescribing to California ... - San Jose Mercury News

Medical regulators to investigate risky psych drug prescribing to California ... San Jose Mercury News With pressure on California's foster care system to curb the rampant use of powerful psych meds on children, concern is mounting about the doctors behind the questionable prescribing. For months, the state has adamantly refused to release data that ... and more »

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - Houston Zoo, Texas Medical Center doctors team up to treat orangutan - KPRC Houston

KPRC Houston Houston Zoo, Texas Medical Center doctors team up to treat orangutan KPRC Houston It's been said that Houston has the best doctors in the world, so it should come as no surprise that the Houston Zoo consulted with several doctors from the Texas Medical Center when one of its animals wasn't feeling well. When Cheyenne, a 42-year-old ... Top Houston doctors help save zoo's most famous orangutanHouston Chronicle Houston's top doctors step in to save city's famed orangutanChron.com all 3 news articles »