Health News

Pot Clubs Offer Voters Free Marijuana

Posted On June 03, 2014

(San Jose, CA) -- Pot clubs in San Jose, California are offering voters a unique incentive to help boost turnout at the polls -- free marijuana. The Silicon Valley Cannabis Coalition is organizing the "Weed for Votes" program. They'll give free pot to anyone holding a medical marijuana card who can prove they voted. The…

Blumenthal Wants VA Audit Reports

Posted On June 03, 2014

(Hartford, CT) -- Connecticut Senator Richard Blumenthal is demanding to see all site specific audits of Veterans Administration health centers. Blumenthal says the report delivered to the President on Friday details widespread falsification of records and treatment delays at VA facilities. The senator says nondisclosure of the audits does a disservice to all veterans, and…

Chemo Medication Could Help Some Prostate Cancer Patients Live Longer

Posted On June 03, 2014

(Undated) -- An inexpensive chemotherapy drug could help men diagnosed with advanced prostate cancer live longer. Researchers say taking the medication in addition to getting androgen suppression treatment improved survival by 39 percent in men with advanced prostate cancer. Doctors first need to make sure those patients are healthy enough to handle the chemo drug.…

Utility Regulator Blasts EPA Carbon Rules

Posted On June 03, 2014

(Atlanta, GA) -- The EPA is going after carbon emissions with new rules aimed at reducing coal as one of America's dominant fuels. Georgia Public Service Commissioner Stan Wise says it's a big mistake that will hit you in the wallet every time you turn on the lights.   Wise says the newly announced rules…

Senator Feinstein Wants To Have VA Wait Times Resolved

Posted On June 02, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- California Senator Dianne Feinstein is asking for an immediate review of medical appointment wait times at all VA facilities in the state. She has sent a letter to Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs Sloan Gibson calling for the review. She said in the letter, "it has become clear that the VA has…

  • Pet Patrol

    Found Boxer

    Posted on July 23, 2014
    Location: Manchester, Indiana

    Found Boxer in the Shangrala Subdivision off 148 in Manchester,…