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Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - Arkansas police medical training saving lives - THV 11

THV 11 Arkansas police medical training saving lives THV 11 The training is a part of a program that teaches officers tactical medical techniques to treat fellow officers and victims before EMS arrives. It's been in Arkansas for three years, but has already saved more than seven lives of police officers in ...

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - Judge won't lift medical marijuana restrictions for PTSD - Arizona Daily Star

Arizona Daily Star Judge won't lift medical marijuana restrictions for PTSD Arizona Daily Star The lawsuit is an outgrowth of the 2010 voter-approved Arizona Medical Marijuana Act, which allows the use of the drug by patients suffering from a list of specific medical conditions, ranging from glaucoma and AIDS to any chronic or debilitating ... and more »

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - The doctor will see you (and you and you) now - KNPR

KNPR The doctor will see you (and you and you) now KNPR Between 2005 and 2010, the percentage of medical practices across the country offering group visits doubled, from 6 percent to 13 percent of doctor visits. Southwest Medical Associates launched its shared medical appointments program in Nevada last ...

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - Polynesian exemption in American Samoa continues - Radio New Zealand

Radio New Zealand Polynesian exemption in American Samoa continues Radio New Zealand Another 30-day exemption has been granted for the Samoan owned Polynesian Airlines to continue operating domestic flights in American Samoa. The U.S. Department of Transportation granted the extention, saying there is still no available U.S. carrier to ...

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - Montana Medical Association Announces New Drug Initiative Website - KTVH

KTVH Montana Medical Association Announces New Drug Initiative Website KTVH Montana Medical Association wants to make sure that every health care provider in the state in on the cutting edge of knowledge and resources when it comes to prescribing medication. Attorney General Tim Fox says these drugs affect everyone in Montana. Montana health officials publish online toolkit to fight prescription drug abuseKAJ18 Kalispell Montana News Multi-agency initiative seeks to cut down on prescription drug abuseKTVQ Billings News Prescription drug abuse reduction initiative launchedMontana Standard all 21 news articles »

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - Daugaard unsupportive of medical, decriminalized marijuana - Watertown Public Opinion

Daugaard unsupportive of medical, decriminalized marijuana Watertown Public Opinion PIERRE, S.D. (AP) -- Gov. Dennis Daugaard says he needs to review proposed ballot measures that would decriminalize marijuana possession and legalize medicinal cannabis, but the governor says he generally hasn't supported such proposals. Daugaard ... and more »

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - Wyoming panel examines legalization impact as push for medical pot looms - The Cannabist

The Cannabist Wyoming panel examines legalization impact as push for medical pot looms The Cannabist Colorado voters approved recreational marijuana in 2012 and it became legal at the onset of 2014. To date, 19 states have legalized medical marijuana and four states and the District of Columbia also have legalized recreational marijuana. As petition looms, Wyoming panel begins look at legal potWashington Times all 21 news articles »