Medical News

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The first organization authorized to dispense medical marijuana in Florida has made its first home delivery. Kim Rivers, CEO of Trulieve, said Saturday that the company has delivered low-THC medical cannabis to a patient in Hudson, Florida, who is...
DENVER (AP) — Authorities said Saturday that new tests show there is no evidence of a marijuana chemical in a Colorado community's tap water and they believe the initial tests were false. Warnings not to drink the water were lifted Saturday after multiple tests confirmed there...
ISTANBUL (AP) — In a new tactic against suspected coup plotters, Turkey on Saturday announced it had seized more than 2,250 social, educational or health care institutions and facilities that it claims pose a threat to national security. The health ministry said patients at...
HUGO, Colo. (AP) — The Latest on tests showing no marijuana chemical found in Colorado town's city water supply (all times local): 9:45 a.m. Authorities say new tests show there is no evidence of a marijuana chemical in a Colorado community's tap water and they believe the...
ISTANBUL (AP) — In a new tactic against suspected coup plotters, Turkey on Saturday announced it had seized more than 2,250 social, educational or health care institutions and facilities that it claims pose a threat to national security. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan also...
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska Supreme Court on Friday struck down a state law requiring parental notification of a minor seeking an abortion. The court found the law, approved by voters in 2010, violates the state Constitution and cannot be enforced. The majority opinion...
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico's governor says he will not authorize aerial spraying with the insecticide Naled to fight an increase in Zika cases despite being urged to do so by U.S. health officials. Alejandro Garcia Padilla announced Friday that he instead will...
LONDON (AP) — The lead surgeon in the UK's first double hand transplant says he believes the patient will regain good movement and feeling in his hands. Dr. Simon Kay said Friday that patient Chris King is "doing very well" after the complex 12-hour operation performed in the...
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A scandal over fake vaccines given to children prompted angry and confused parents to physically attack a doctor in the Indonesian capital in a sign of deep-seated problems in the country's health system. Since last month, vials marked as vaccines but...