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Saturday, Dec 20, 2014

AP Health Issues

Organ registry speeds kidney transplant process

Father gets kidney, daughter donates own organ to stranger through national registry
Published: 12/17/14

Indiana senator plans medical marijuana proposal

State senator planning to push for legalization of medical marijuana in Indiana
Published: 12/17/14

New Hampshire gets $2M health care grant

New Hampshire gets $2M health care grant to improve access
Published: 12/17/14

Maine medical marijuana certification moves online

Certification process for Maine medical marijuana patients moving online
Published: 12/17/14

More signups at health exchange; issues linger

More signups at Hawaii Health Connector, but website issues persist
Published: 12/17/14

Minnesota news in brief at 7:58 p.m. CST

ST. ANTHONY VILLAGE, Minn. (AP) The federal government and the city of St. Anthony Village have reached an agreement in principle that will allow an Islamic center to have a worship space in the Minneapolis suburb, U.S. Attorney Andy Luger announce...
Published: 12/17/14

State retiree health care gap reaches $72 billion

Funding gap to provide health care to California state government retirees reaches $72 billion
Published: 12/16/14

Patients, families may pay up to $500 a month for marijuana

From $100 to $500 a month, Minnesota patients and parents face big bills for medical marijuana
Published: 12/16/14
Marijuana fight riskier for Congress in states

Marijuana fight riskier for Congress in states

Congress blocks DC marijuana legalization initiative but has less leverage with the states
Published: 12/16/14

Oregon hires manager for marijuana regulations

Oregon hires manager to oversee development of marijuana regulations
Published: 12/16/14