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Arkansas court strikes down a medical marijuana proposal on ballot 11:20am EDT

The Arkansas Supreme Court struck down on Thursday one of two proposals in the November election to allow for the use of medical marijuana in the state, saying the proposal did not receive the required number of signatures to be on the ballot.

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Whole Foods eyes millennials with Purple Carrot meal kit test

LOS ANGELES Whole Foods Market Inc began testing sales of Purple Carrot's vegan meal kits on Wednesday, joining forces with one of many startups that threaten mainstream grocers by delivering boxed, cook-at-home meals.

Oct 26 2016

Antidepressants in pregnancy tied to health risks for kids

(Reuters Health) - Children exposed to a common type of antidepressant in the womb may be at an increased risk of complications soon after birth and years later, according to two new studies.

Oct 26 2016

Cancer survivors take more psych meds than other people

(Reuters Health) - People who live through a bout with cancer are more likely to use medication for anxiety and depression than those without a history of malignancies, a U.S. study suggests.

Oct 26 2016

Brazil and Colombia to scale up bacterial fight against Zika and dengue

LONDON Health authorities in Colombia and Brazil will launch large-scale mosquito-control campaigns using a using naturally occurring bacteria known as Wolbachia to fight the spread of dengue and Zika viruses among people.

Brazil Oct 26 2016

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