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California Passes 'Yes Means Yes' Law

Getty Images Here's some uplifting news to read before you leave for your long weekend: California just became the first state to pass a 'Yes Means Yes' bill that would require all state-funded colleges and universities to adopt "affirmative consent" language in their definitions of consensual sex, Yahoo! News reports. The California senate unanimously passed the bill in May, and it's ...

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6 HOURS AGO - Yahoo! News

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California to shift mentally ill inmates out of solitary confinement

California will move mentally ill prisoners from solitary confinement to special isolation units as part of a series of new policies outlined by corrections officials Friday to improve treatment for inmates with psychiatric illnesses. In 2013, about 28 percent of California's overcrowded prison population was diagnosed with some sort of mental illness, according to state and federal statistics. Complying with ...

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14 HOURS AGO - Huffington Post

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Feds Are Increasing Their Marijuana Growth Because Of Cannabinoid Research

The federal government is currently growing a lot more marijuana than it has in the past because it expects higher demand from researchers for cannabidiol, or CBD, a non-psychoactive compound in marijuana that has shown tremendous promise for medical use. The National Institute on Drug Abuse, which "oversees the cultivation, production and distribution of research-grade marijuana on behalf of the ...

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AUG 27, 2014 - Yahoo! News

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Florida firm plans big, low cost, medical marijuana grow operation

By Barbara Liston ORLANDO Fla. (Reuters) - A Florida company plans to build what it believes will be the biggest medical marijuana factory in the country, hoping the economy of scale will lower the cost of the drug which is not covered by insurance. GrowHealthy LLC will operate out of a renovated 185,000-square-foot industrial complex set on 33 acres in ...

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AUG 27, 2014 - Health Canal

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Researchers Investigating New Treatment for Multiple Sclerosis

MINNEAPOLIS – A new treatment under investigation for multiple sclerosis (MS) is safe and tolerable in phase I clinical trials, according to a study published August 27, 2014, in Neurology® Neuroimmunology & Neuroinflammation, a new online-only, freely accessible, specialty medical journal. The publication is part of the Neurology® family of journals, published by the American Academy of Neurology.

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AUG 26, 2014 - Health Canal

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Wii Balance Board Induces Changes in the Brains of MS Patients

OAK BROOK, Ill. — A balance board accessory for a popular video game console can help people with multiple sclerosis (MS) reduce their risk of accidental falls, according to new research published online in the journal Radiology. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans showed that use of the Nintendo Wii Balance Board system appears to induce favorable changes in brain connections ...

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AUG 21, 2014 - Yahoo! News

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Lilly psoriasis drug impresses; battle nears with Amgen, Novartis

An experimental new psoriasis treatment from Eli Lilly and Co proved superior to Amgen Inc's blockbuster Enbrel, drawing it closer to a potential marketing battle with new products being developed by Amgen and Novartis AG. Based on favorable results from Phase III trials, Lilly said Thursday it would seek marketing approval in the first half of 2015 for its drug ...

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AUG 19, 2014 - Yahoo! News

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Amgen parathyroid drug succeeds in late-stage trial

(Reuters) - (This story corrects headline and first paragraph in Aug. 18 story to replace "thyroid" with "parathyroid")) Drugmaker Amgen Inc said its experimental drug to reduce parathyroid levels in patients with chronic kidney disease met the main goal in a late-stage trial. The drug, AMG 416, treats hyperparathyroidism, or excessive secretion of parathyroid hormone, in kidney disease patients.

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6 HOURS AGO - Yahoo! News

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California to shift mentally ill inmates out of solitary confinement

California will move mentally ill prisoners from solitary confinement to special isolation units as part of a series of new policies outlined by corrections officials Friday to improve treatment for inmates with psychiatric illnesses. In 2013, about 28 percent of California's overcrowded prison population was diagnosed with some sort of mental illness, according to state and federal statistics. Complying with ...

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7 HOURS AGO - Yahoo! News

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California bill would remove guns from potential offenders

A bill allowing family members to ask a judge to order firearms removed from people likely to commit gun violence was sent to California Governor Jerry Brown on Friday for signing into law. The bill, one of several gun control measures up for votes in the last week of the state's legislative session, was introduced after police near Santa Barbara ...

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