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Auburn Cuts Recruit Over NCAA Ban On His CBD Epilepsy Medicine

Auburn Cuts Recruit Over NCAA Ban On His CBD Epilepsy Medicine

C.J. Harris was supposed to be standing on the sidelines in an Auburn uniform come this fall. Now, thanks to the NCAA’s outdated guidelines on medicinal marijuana, he’ll watch his lifelong favorite team from the stands. Harris, a starting safety for the Warner Robins High School team that won Georgia’s state title this past fall, […]

Ronkonkoma mom wants side effect label on asthma medicine

Ronkonkoma mom wants side effect label on asthma medicine

RONKONKOMA - A Ronkonkoma mother wants the FDA to change the way a popular generic asthma medicine is labeled. Laura Marotta says her son Nicholas suffered psychiatric side effects after taking montelukast, which is the generic version of Singulair. Marotta says her 11-year-old’s symptoms worsened when he stopped taking the meds. “Within two weeks of […]

Royals' three-game winning streak snapped with 8-4 loss to Rangers

Royals' three-game winning streak snapped with 8-4 loss to Rangers

ARLINGTON, Texas — Ronald Guzman homered in his fourth straight start and drove in three runs, leading the Texas Rangers over the Kansas City Royals 8-4 on Friday night. The rookie first baseman finished 2 for 4, including his sixth home run of the season. Guzman started three games against the New York Yankees earlier […]

Beware Florida's campaign finance sinkhole

Beware Florida's campaign finance sinkhole

Florida law limits contributions to political candidates in statewide races to $3,000, a lower ceiling than in most other states. Yet politically powerful special interests — including the sugar industry, theme parks, insurers, developers and trial lawyers — aggressively pursue access to policy makers and influence on decisions by raining six-figure checks on their favorite […]

Ellis Medicine looking to form hospital partnership

Ellis Medicine looking to form hospital partnership

SCHENECTADY — Ellis Medicine has decided to affiliate with another hospital or hospital system if it can find the right partner, and it is working steadily to find the right partner. No decision has been made on a partner and no time frame is set for the decision process, Ellis said. Nor has the form […]

Vet on call: Why your child should study veterinary medicine

Vet on call: Why your child should study veterinary medicine

By DR JOSEPH MUGACHIAMore by this Author Emily knocked on the door of my office and quickly opened without waiting for me to respond. She peeped in and told me Grace, one of our customers who keeps both livestock and pets, was at the reception. Grace had insisted she wanted to talk to me personally […]

Indigenous groups in BC welcome traditional Chinese medicine clinics

Indigenous groups in BC welcome traditional Chinese medicine clinics

Archie Sam has been racked with back pain for several years, the result of two accidents − one at work and one while driving − that he says put him on life support twice. But Mr. Sam, a member of the Sto:lo Nation, hasn’t been interested in pharmaceutical pain remedies. He worries pills would mess […]

Kevin Love will not return for precaution after bumping heads with Jayson Tatum

Kevin Love will not return for precaution after bumping heads with Jayson Tatum

Kevin Love exited the Cavaliers’ pivotal Game 6 matchup against the Celtics on Friday after butting heads with Jayson Tatum midway through the first quarter. He will not return, according to Fox Sports Ohio’s Allie Clifton, and the team will hold him out as a precaution as they evaluate him for concussion-like symptoms. UPDATE: Per […]

Robotic Study Could Lead to Quicker Regenerative Medicine Research

Robotic Study Could Lead to Quicker Regenerative Medicine Research

The study of robotics has been known to yield benefits for humans in a variety of ways; however, a new research study suggests possible benefits but on a different scale.  Apparently, the University of Washington has revealed that research with robots has produced a way to grow mini-organs thanks to stem cells taken from […]

Donna Edwards is three days late so far in filing campaign finance report

Donna Edwards is three days late so far in filing campaign finance report

Donna R. Edwards was in Congress from 2008 to 2017. (Bill O’Leary/The Washington Post) Prince George’s County executive candidate Donna F. Edwards was three days late in filing her campaign finance report as of Friday evening, prompting criticism from the campaign of her leading rival. Joy Russell, a campaign spokeswoman for Prince George’s State’s Attorney […]