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Study: Scant evidence medical marijuana helps many illnesses

...medical marijuana use. Approved conditions vary but include Alzheimer's disease, epilepsy, glaucoma, kidney disease, lupus and Parkinson's disease.An editorial in the journal says approval in many states has been based on poor quality studies...
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Wolves of the Alexander Archipelago

...IN SOUTHEAST ALASKA, GENETICSGenetic evidence suggests that Southeast Alaska's wolves, "canis lupus ligoni," are descended from canis lupus nubilus, otherwise known as the Great Plains wolf, which was extirpated from the Lower 48 in the...
Bartlett, patients seek dialysis center for Juneau

...funds for the hospital. Diabetes, kidney failure, aging and lupus can prompt a need for dialysis, Richards said. There is Troy Kahklen began dialysis at age 28, because systemic lupus has attacked his kidneys, Joe Kahklen said. On Mondays, Wednesdays...
The gift of life

...transplant, his body began to filter blood on its own for the first time in 13 years. Kahklen lost kidney function in 1991 after Lupus, an autoimmune disease, destroyed it. A previous transplant lasted for two years before slowly failing. Friday, from his...
Medicating water is unnatural and impacts weak immune systems

...everyone, ask any pharmacist. What about the people who have auto-immune disorders, such as diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, Crohn's disease, high or low thyroid, etc.? What about the stress on the immune system that extra chemicals would cause...
Groups to sue Fish & Wildlife on wolf protection

...notice of intent to sue is a legally required precursor before a lawsuit can be filed.The Alexander Archipelago wolf (Canis lupus ligoni) is a subspecies of the gray or timber wolf, according to Forest Service report on the wolf. It lives throughout most...
Friends arranging for kidney transplant

...Branch of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, already has had three kidneys. His failed in June 1991 after he was stricken with Lupus, an autoimmune disease. A third kidney donated by a brother failed later when the disease had a rare flare-up, Kahklen...
Mayo has 40, Mavs win in McHale's return

...10 to be with his family as his daughter's health worsened. Alexandra "Sasha" McHale died Nov. 24 of complications from Lupus. She was 23.Many of the Mavericks went over to McHale and hugged or patted him after introductions, and he received a standing...
NBA Capsules

...Houston's first victory since McHale rejoined the team last Saturday following the death of his 23-year-old daughter. Alexandra "Sasha" McHale died Nov. 24 of complications from Lupus.Rookie Bradley Beal had 20 points to lead Washington.
NBA Capsules

...McHale's first game back in his home state since his 23-year-old daughter, Sasha, died on Nov. 24 of complications from lupus.76ers 99, Grizzlies 89MEMPHIS, Tenn.- Dorell Wright scored 28 points, and Spencer Hawes had 20, season-highs for both...


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