Patients with autism and Parkinson’s disease could use medical marijuana under a new effort to overhaul the system in Michigan.
Despite getting the go-ahead from a state board made up largely of physicians, Michigan will not allow autism patients to use medical marijuana.
A group that had hoped to legalize marijuana in 2016 will instead promote measures to regulate Michigan’s medical marijuana system.
State health officials are just over a month into enforcing a new policy aimed at informing and providing parents with education on vaccinations.
The state is ramping up efforts to increase vaccination rates after Michigan ranked fourth-highest in the nation last year for vaccination waiver requests. Continue reading
With the temperatures starting to drop, it’s time to bundle up…and get your flu shot. The flu season is underway.
Flu activity commonly peaks between December and February. But health officials say it can begin as early as October and last until May. Continue reading
CMU’s College of Medicine has been busy making sure that it’s second class of medical students begins work this fall with a full roster. Continue reading
MidMichigan Medical Center in Midland will now be better suited to handle trauma cases with its recently announced trauma center verification. Continue reading
While you’re watching out for ice this winter, consider looking for it in the contact list of your cell phone. A nationwide senior care agency, Visiting Angels, has launched a campaign called ICE a Cell Phone. Continue reading