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Senator drafts stricter bill on cannabis oil

...sponsored by Rep. Allen Peake of Macon, calls for limited quantities of cannabis oil to be used by prescription to treat seizure disorders and eight other major medical conditions. Tippins' measure limits the study to epilepsy."My concern with House Bill 1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-02/senator-drafts-stricter-
Cannabis oil bill clears hurdle in Georgia House

...ATLANTA - A bill to legalize cannabis oil to treat seizure disorders and seven other debilitating health problems passed a key committee...23 other states allow it.The current bill lists seizure disorders, cancer, ALS, multiple sclerosis, Crohn's disease...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-23/cannabis-oil-bill-clears
Understanding how to manage animal manure

...can find and transport it.Unless applied properly, however, it can kill edible crops and cause serious gastrointestinal disorders."Manures are being looked at differently and the timing of their application is different now from what we've advised...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2015-02-26/understanding-how-ma
South Carolina justices order company to pay state $136 million over deceptive marketing

...Johnson billions of dollars in sales before generic versions became available. The drug is used to treat schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and irritability in autism patients.During a hearing in 2013, the drug company's attorneys argued before the South Carolina...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-27/south-carolina-justices-or
Georgia House bill OKs cannabis oil to treat health problems

...cannabis oil for treatment of seizure disorders. Peake said he does not expect Deal...cannabis oil for treatment of seizure disorders, cancer, ALS, multiple sclerosis...include any diagnosis other than seizure disorders," so the bill faces a significant uphill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-02-25/georgia-house-bill-oks-canna
Lawmaker to introduce bill legalizing cannabis oil

...bill legalizing cannabis oil for people with cancer, seizure disorders and other chronic diseases Mon day as the General Assem bly...disappointed some Georgia parents of children with seizure disorders who moved to Colorado, where the oil is legal. They worry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-23/lawmaker-introduce-bill-
Afghan war veteran receives second Purple Heart

...McGrath has been a member of Fort Gordon's Warrior Transition Battalion as he receives treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder and injuries to his left hand and arm. McGrath's family was his bedrock of support during rehabilitation."My family watched...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-12/afghan-veteran-receives-seco
After lobbying push, drugmaker resubmits women's sex pill

...developing drugs to treat female sexual disorders. A spokeswoman for Blue Engine Media...premenopausal women with hypoactive sexual desire disorder, described as a lack of sexual appetite...including relationship problems, hormone disorders, depression and mood issues caused by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-17/after-lobbying-push-drugma
1993 slaying of Aiken County woman remains unsolved

...Fields, 51, was reported missing July 28, 1993. Her house on Lander Lane in the College Acres neighborhood was in a state of disorder and her car, which was caked in mud, was parked in a spot where she normally didn't leave it. A rear window was smashed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-18/1993-slaying-aiken-cou
Shipping proposal outlined for medical marijuana by legislator

...not support cultivation of cannabis in the state.The compromise disappointed some Georgia parents of children with seizure disorders who moved to Colorado, where marijuana products are legal. They worry that some Georgians will be unable to afford the trip...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-27/shipping-proposal-outlin