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Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Supporters Are Hopeful For A House Vote This … – The Weed Blog (blog)

The Weed Blog (blog)Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Supporters Are Hopeful For A House Vote This ...The Weed Blog (blog)Recently the Pennsylvania Senate passed Senate Bill 3 40 – 7 which would have created a medical cannabis licensing and dispensing program, a regulatory Board, and which would have permitted qualifying patients access to medicinal cannabis products ... Continue reading

Pennsylvania Lawmakers Look to Ban Powdered Alcohol – PA home page

PA home pagePennsylvania Lawmakers Look to Ban Powdered AlcoholPA home pageThe Pennsylvania Departments of Health and Drug and Alcohol Programs support the decision to keep powdered alcohol off the shelves. Critics said the powder is easier to conceal than liquid alcohol, and it could encourage underage drinking. Others are ...and more » Continue reading

Pennsylvania House Health Committee Unanimously Approves Medical … – The Weed Blog (blog)

The Weed Blog (blog)Pennsylvania House Health Committee Unanimously Approves Medical ...The Weed Blog (blog)pennsylvania marijuana legislature The Pennsylvania State House Health Committee voted unanimously on Friday to approve SB 3, which would allow seriously ill Pennsylvanians to access medical marijuana with recommendations from their doctors.Pennsylvania House May See Vote on Medical MarijuanaThe Daily Chronicall 69 news articles » Continue reading

New Pennsylvania School Funding Formula Wins Panel’s OK – CBS Local

Pittsburgh Post-GazetteNew Pennsylvania School Funding Formula Wins Panel's OKCBS LocalHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – A bipartisan panel of state lawmakers and advisers to Gov. Tom Wolf gave unanimous approval Thursday to a new formula to distribute aid to Pennsylvania's 500 public school districts, a model that would funnel more money to ...New Pennsylvania school funding formula wins endorsement of bipartisan panelPittsburgh Post-Gazetteall 123 news articles » Continue reading

Pennsylvania’s top ag official making plans as if deadly avian flu will reach … – LancasterOnline

LancasterOnlinePennsylvania's top ag official making plans as if deadly avian flu will reach ...LancasterOnlineAs the deadly avian flu continues to move closer to Pennsylvania — one farm in Michigan is 150 miles away — the state's top agriculture official is making plans as if the virus will reach Lancaster County. As Lancaster County is the top egg-laying ...and more » Continue reading

Readmission rates improving at Pennsylvania hospitals, report says – Carlisle Sentinel

Carlisle SentinelReadmission rates improving at Pennsylvania hospitals, report saysCarlisle SentinelA new report released by the Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council shows hospital readmission rates across the state are improving, though some local hospitals reported higher than expected readmissions in one of the four conditions studied ...and more » Continue reading

HHS signs $1.8M contract with Pennsylvania company to develop instant Ebola … – Washington Times

Washington TimesHHS signs $1.8M contract with Pennsylvania company to develop instant Ebola ...Washington TimesThe Obama administration said Friday it's inked a $1.8-million contract with a Pennsylvania company to develop a quick-and-easy test for Ebola that could deliver results in a doctor's office, hospital or field setting within 20 minutes. The Health and ...and more » Continue reading

Read the Original Letter Written by the Pennsylvania Woman Whose Story the … – The White House (blog)

The White House (blog)Read the Original Letter Written by the Pennsylvania Woman Whose Story the ...The White House (blog)Today, speaking from the Catholic Health Association's annual assembly in Washington, D.C., President Obama outlined the state of health care in America, now that the Affordable Care Act has become part of the fabric of our health care system. In it ...and more » Continue reading

A quick look at abortion trends in Pennsylvania – New Jersey Herald

A quick look at abortion trends in PennsylvaniaNew Jersey HeraldThe number of abortions performed in the state declined steadily in recent years, from 36,778 in 2010 to 32,108 in 2013, the most recent year for which statistics are available. The 2013 total was the smallest on record in Pennsylvania, fewer than half ...and more » Continue reading

Insurers Ask Pennsylvania Regulators For Big Rate Increases – CBS Local

CBS LocalInsurers Ask Pennsylvania Regulators For Big Rate IncreasesCBS LocalHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A national upswing of health insurance rates is coming to Pennsylvania, and that could mean bigger-than-expected cost increases next year for at least a couple hundred thousand Pennsylvanians who bought insurance in the ...and more » Continue reading