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Ohio gets 370 applications for medical marijuana licenses

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Ohio gets 370 applications for medical marijuana licenses


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Trump's public health emergency to fight opioids: No extra money, but still useful

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Trump's public health emergency to fight opioids: No extra money, but still useful


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Mason votes 'no' on medical marijuana dispensaries within city limits

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Mason votes 'no' on medical marijuana dispensaries within city limits


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People are getting sick from a bacterial disease -- and pet-store puppies might be to blame

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People are getting sick from a bacterial disease -- and pet-store puppies might be to blame


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Ohio man posts Facebook Live video of him holding gun in hospital, gets arrested

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Ohio man posts Facebook Live video of him holding gun in hospital, gets arrested


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Growing Bone in a Laboratory: Nano Particles Used to Regenerate Body's Own Tissues

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  • Ohio gets 370 applications for medical marijuana licenses
    Ohio gets 370 applications for medical marijuana licenses

    , wlwt.com

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State officials say they've received more than 300 applications to operate 60 dispensaries that will sell medical marijuana. The Ohio Board of Pharmacy said on Monday that it had received 370 applications to operate the dispensaries the state expects to have up and running in about a year. The deadline for applications was Friday. A board spokesman says no deadline has been set for determining which businesses will get licenses to operate the dispensaries
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  • GoFundMe promises refunds after Ohio mom accused of faking boy's cancer, pretending to be doctor
    GoFundMe promises refunds after Ohio mom accused of faking boy's cancer, pretending to be doctor

    , chicagotribune.com

    A woman has been accused of pretending to be a doctor and falsely claiming her preschool-age son had terminal cancer so he could receive unnecessary hospital care and opioids. A Hamilton County prosecutor told jurors on Tuesday at the trial of Monika Burgett that she convinced doctors at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center that she was a doctor while they cared for her 3-year-old son
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  • GoFundMe promises refunds after Ohio mom accused of faking boy's cancer, pretending to be doctor
    GoFundMe promises refunds after Ohio mom accused of faking boy's cancer, pretending to be doctor

    , chicagotribune.com

    A woman has been accused of pretending to be a doctor and falsely claiming her preschool-age son had terminal cancer so he could receive unnecessary hospital care and opioids. A Hamilton County prosecutor told jurors on Tuesday at the trial of Monika Burgett that she convinced doctors at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center that she was a doctor while they cared for her 3-year-old son
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Drugs & Medications

  • Cleveland City Council members endorse Ohio's prescription drug Issue 2: See who else is on board
    Cleveland City Council members endorse Ohio's prescription drug Issue 2: See who else is on board

    , cleveland.com

    The proposed law would require Ohio to buy medicine for state health care recipients such prisoners, Medicaid recipients or state employees at the same prices obtained by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, which under federal law gets a 24 percent discount on drug costs. V.A. officials can obtain additional discounts with individual drug makers. About 4 million Ohio residents would be directly affected if the measure passes
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Medical Institutions

  • GoFundMe promises refunds after Ohio mom accused of faking boy's cancer, pretending to be doctor
    GoFundMe promises refunds after Ohio mom accused of faking boy's cancer, pretending to be doctor

    , chicagotribune.com

    A woman has been accused of pretending to be a doctor and falsely claiming her preschool-age son had terminal cancer so he could receive unnecessary hospital care and opioids. A Hamilton County prosecutor told jurors on Tuesday at the trial of Monika Burgett that she convinced doctors at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center that she was a doctor while they cared for her 3-year-old son
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Hospital

  • Project Outrun empowers Akron Children's Hospital cancer survivors through custom-designed running shoes (photos)
    Project Outrun empowers Akron Children's Hospital cancer survivors through custom-designed running shoes (photos)

    , cleveland.com

    AKRON, Ohio - Akron Marathon fans might do a double take on Saturday as Kyle Kutuchief blazes past. The Knight Foundation's Akron program director will be sporting a pair of special Nikes, designed by 11-year-old Maddux Maple, a former cancer patient at the Showers Family Center for Childhood Cancer & Blood Disorders at Akron Children's Hospital. The shoes -- highlighter yellow with red laces -- have the words "Project Outrun" on the tongues
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Mental health

  • State seeks bids for real-time access to medical marijuana facility cameras
    State seeks bids for real-time access to medical marijuana facility cameras

    , cleveland.com

    COLUMBUS, Ohio - The state is seeking bids from companies that can provide a surveillance system so regulators can keep tabs on medical marijuana dispensaries, processors, testing laboratories and growers. The Ohio Board of Pharmacy needs a system to access cameras that will be installed in all facilities being licensed under the state's nascent medical marijuana program, said Stephanie Gostomski, a spokeswoman for the Ohio Department of Commerce, which is overseeing the bidding process
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Infections

  • Pet Store Puppies Linked To Bacterial Outbreak In 7 States — Know The Symptoms And How To Prevent Infection
    Pet Store Puppies Linked To Bacterial Outbreak In 7 States — Know The Symptoms And How To Prevent Infection

    , inquisitr.com

    Don’t let those puppy eyes fool you. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced on Monday that it is launching an investigation on a multistate outbreak involving bacteria traced from puppies sold by national pet store chain Petland. Puppies from Petland were linked to 39 cases of Campylobacteriosis in seven states. Infections caused by Campylobacter, a bacteria that commonly causes diarrheal illness, were observed in Florida, Kansas, Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, and Wisconsin, The Washington Post reported
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