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New rat lungworm cases confirmed by Department of Health on Hawaii Island

Two new cases of rat lungworm on Hawaii Island were confirmed today by the Hawaii Department of Health. Another four cases are considered highly probable due to exposure through the same method. 516 more words


Department of Health Releases New Guide To Safe Eating of Connecticut Fish

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBS Connecticut) – The state Department of Health has released its 2017 guide on the safe eating of fish caught in Connecticut waterways. 146 more words


Poll: Has the implementation of the Medical Marijuana program in Pennsylvania taken too long?

Today, Gov. Tom Wolf is hosting a press conference to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the signing of Medical Marijuana legislation in Pennsylvania.

The Governor is set to honor the families and advocates of those who helped support and pass the legislation in 2016. 145 more words


UK Department of Health Has Neither Requested Nor Received Any Advice On Medicinal Cannabis.

This is the astonishing reality of the way the UK government is responding to the national outcry for access to cannabis as medicine. They are doing absolutely nothing. 650 more words


Opioid Antidote Narcan Now Available Over The Counter

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) is unveiling a new way to combat the opioid overdose epidemic.

Minnesotans are now able to get an overdose reversal drug called naloxone without a prescription. 286 more words


About 120 University of Hawaii at Hilo students and staff exposed to tuberculosis

For the second time in less than a month there’s been a tuberculosis exposure — this time at University of Hawaii at Hilo.

This comes after a recent notification at Waipahu High School. 745 more words


Senior Citizen Discount on Medicines: Requirements and Limitations

As a Senior Citizen, you can either buy your medicines personally or have someone else run the errand for you.  To be sure you are given your rightful discounts and privileges when purchasing your medicines, take note of the following reminders and requirements: 291 more words

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