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ROBERTSON: Medical marijuana and the opioid crisis - Indianapolis Business Journal

Marijuana Addiction - Sat, 2017-12-09 01:08

ROBERTSON: Medical marijuana and the opioid crisis
Indianapolis Business Journal
Certainly, many people who end up addicted to harder drugs like opioids have tried or started with marijuana. Studies show, however, that the majority of those who use marijuana do not move on to harder drugs. According to the National Institute on ...

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Family Nutrition Program delivers cheer - Journal Review

Nutrition and Cancer - Sat, 2017-12-09 00:40

Journal Review

Family Nutrition Program delivers cheer
Journal Review
While visiting the swag booth, participant Debi Ashburn said she learned better nutrition habits after her battle with breast cancer. She said the party made her realize it was good to be over the worst part of the cancer journey. “This party has been ...

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ADEM says it caught 3M reporting error, no enforcement action - The Decatur Daily

Carcinogens - Sat, 2017-12-09 00:26

The Decatur Daily

ADEM says it caught 3M reporting error, no enforcement action
The Decatur Daily
“Here, ADEM appears to be OK not only with PFOA and PFOS, both carcinogens, in the water supply, but also with numerous other similar PFCs for which the toxicity has not been thoroughly tested,” said Cole. Under EPA guidelines, there is "suggestive ...

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My neighbor and the opioid crisis - mySanAntonio.com

Prescription Pills Addiction - Sat, 2017-12-09 00:05

mySanAntonio.com

My neighbor and the opioid crisis
mySanAntonio.com
The manufacture, distribution and sale of large amounts of addictive prescription drugs are causing them to flood the market, and hundreds of millions of pills are making it into the black market. It has become clear that the opioid crisis was created ...
Opioid Abuse Deterrence, Research and Recovery Act introducedThe Highland County Press

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School Lunch Menus - York News-Times

Fruits and Vegetables - Sat, 2017-12-09 00:03

Fremont Tribune

School Lunch Menus
York News-Times
Fruits and vegetables are offered daily. White, chocolate and strawberry milk are offered daily. >> ST. PAUL LUTHERAN. • Monday, Dec. 11: Chicken wraps, rice, rolls. • Tuesday, Dec. 12: Breakfast buffet. • Wednesday, Dec. 13: Turkey, whole grain rolls ...
School lunch menus for Dec. 11-15Fremont Tribune

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Abbott promise on postpartum depression goes unmet - MyStatesman.com

Postpartum Depression - Sat, 2017-12-09 00:03

Abbott promise on postpartum depression goes unmet
MyStatesman.com
As a candidate, Abbott framed his case for expanding insurance coverage of treatment for postpartum depression in his campaign's compendium of promises — and by mentioning the 2001 drownings of five Texas children by their mother. Abbott wrote in 2013 ...

Source of organic coffee, beef, pancake mix? Louisiana - WRAL.com

Organic Food - Sat, 2017-12-09 00:01

Source of organic coffee, beef, pancake mix? Louisiana
WRAL.com
BATON ROUGE, La. — Jennifer Mellard's journey to federally certified organic food manufacturing began with a somewhat less healthy foray, a custom cake and baked goods shop in Prairieville. She ran Sweet Sentiments Bakeshop for four years and enjoyed ...

Should you use a sugar substitute in your holiday cookies? - Lock Haven Express

Aspartame - Fri, 2017-12-08 23:06

Should you use a sugar substitute in your holiday cookies?
Lock Haven Express
The best way to begin using artificial sweeteners in home cooking is to read label directions carefully. Sending for recipe booklets from manufacturers or looking for recipes that manufacturers place on internet websites or in magazines are good ways ...

Soda Tax Update: Philly Tariff To Be Challenged - BevNET.com

Aspartame - Fri, 2017-12-08 21:23

BevNET.com

Soda Tax Update: Philly Tariff To Be Challenged
BevNET.com
The measure also applies to drinks that include either natural or artificial sweeteners, such as aspartame and stevia. Revenues from the tax will be directed towards funding pre-K program, government employee benefits, city programs and rebuilding city ...

Investigation into Psychiatric Billing Fraud Called for by Mental Health Watchdog - MENAFN.COM

Psychiatry - Fri, 2017-12-08 21:11

Investigation into Psychiatric Billing Fraud Called for by Mental Health Watchdog
MENAFN.COM
About CCHR: Initially established by the Church of Scientology and renowned psychiatrist Dr. Thomas Szasz in 1969, CCHRs mission is to eradicate abuses committed under the guise of mental health and enact patient and consumer protections. It was L. Ron ...

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Investigation into Psychiatric Billing Fraud Called for by Mental Health Watchdog - MENAFN.COM

Psychiatry - Fri, 2017-12-08 21:11

Investigation into Psychiatric Billing Fraud Called for by Mental Health Watchdog
MENAFN.COM
About CCHR: Initially established by the Church of Scientology and renowned psychiatrist Dr. Thomas Szasz in 1969, CCHRs mission is to eradicate abuses committed under the guise of mental health and enact patient and consumer protections. It was L. Ron ...

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Global Monosodium Glutamate (MSG) Market is Trending Worldwide due to Trend's, Analysis & Forecast 2021 - MilTech

MSG (Monosodium Glutamate) - Fri, 2017-12-08 21:03

Global Monosodium Glutamate (MSG) Market is Trending Worldwide due to Trend's, Analysis & Forecast 2021
MilTech
Monosodium Glutamate (MSG) Market report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors. The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including ...

Carla Greenbaum Transcript - Diabetes In Control

Diabetes - Fri, 2017-12-08 19:59

Diabetes In Control

Carla Greenbaum Transcript
Diabetes In Control
So stage 1 is when people's glucoses are still normal completely but they have multiple antibodies. Stage 2 is when the glucose is abnormal but not diabetic and they're not symptomatic and again with multiple antibodies. Stage 3 is what we used to call ...

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Another person appears to have died from a fentanyl overdose in Peoria - Peoria Journal Star

Cocaine Addiction - Fri, 2017-12-08 19:12

Another person appears to have died from a fentanyl overdose in Peoria
Peoria Journal Star
A dead man was found in his house, crack pipe in hand. When asked, officials with the Peoria police and the Peoria County Sheriff's Department said they couldn't remember the last time a person died of a cocaine overdose. That leads them to believe all ...
Police Warn Of Fentanyl 'Game Changer' Laced In Cocaine And HeroinThe Daily Caller

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Man acting as own counsel convicted on drug charges - Bloomington Pantagraph

Cocaine Addiction - Fri, 2017-12-08 18:54

Bloomington Pantagraph

Man acting as own counsel convicted on drug charges
Bloomington Pantagraph
"This is what he did all the time," said the prosecutor. Pinkston's decision to leave work early in order to bring $50 worth of crack cocaine to the confidential source was an example of a bad choice rather than entrapment, said Horve. Horve also ...

Greitens' long-awaited prescription monitoring program is up and running - STLtoday.com

Prescription Pills Addiction - Fri, 2017-12-08 18:05

STLtoday.com

Greitens' long-awaited prescription monitoring program is up and running
STLtoday.com
Greitens' prescription drug monitoring program differs significantly from what has been debated in the Legislature and what is in place in other states and in more than 26 counties and jurisdictions across Missouri. While most monitoring programs track ...

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House Call: New technologies simplify diabetes treatment - The Spokesman-Review

Diabetes - Fri, 2017-12-08 17:55

House Call: New technologies simplify diabetes treatment
The Spokesman-Review
Early treatment advancements involved the development of quick- and long-acting human insulins that help individuals with diabetes keep from having drastic highs and lows in their blood sugar levels throughout the day. When I started as doctor, the ...

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Recovering addict gives hundreds of coats, hot meals to those in need in North Charleston - Charleston Post Courier

Cocaine Addiction - Fri, 2017-12-08 17:14

Charleston Post Courier

Recovering addict gives hundreds of coats, hot meals to those in need in North Charleston
Charleston Post Courier
From rehabilitating addicts to putting new coats on people's backs, Lopez has succeeded in helping people from the Remount Road area, Nelson said. "This area has a lot of people in need," she said. "It's not all big things." People who came to Friday's ...

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Recovering addict gives hundreds of coats, hot meals to those in need in North Charleston - Charleston Post Courier

Marijuana Addiction - Fri, 2017-12-08 17:14

Charleston Post Courier

Recovering addict gives hundreds of coats, hot meals to those in need in North Charleston
Charleston Post Courier
From rehabilitating addicts to putting new coats on people's backs, Lopez has succeeded in helping people from the Remount Road area, Nelson said. "This area has a lot of people in need," she said. "It's not all big things." People who came to Friday's ...

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Nutrition Policy To Stop People 'Dropping Like Flies' - Bahamas Tribune

Nutrition and Cancer - Fri, 2017-12-08 17:04

Bahamas Tribune

Nutrition Policy To Stop People 'Dropping Like Flies'
Bahamas Tribune
#"The latest national data shows that six out of every 10 Bahamians have not one, not two, but three risk factors that can lead to a non-communicable disease such as diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, stroke or cancer. NCDs account for more ...

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