TBO.com: Tampa Bay Online, The Tampa Tribune and The Tampa Times - breaking news and weather.
Sunday, Feb 07, 2016

AP Health Issues

Business Highlights

Business Highlights
Published: 02/02/16

Hawaii lawmakers propose dozens of marijuana laws

Hawaii lawmakers are considering dozens of proposals to regulate medical marijuana dispensaries, as well as a couple that could legalize recreational marijuana
Published: 02/02/16
Congress: drugmakers planned price hikes to boost profits

Congress: drugmakers planned price hikes to boost profits

Turing, Valeant planned to profit from hiking prices on critical drugs, according to documents
Published: 02/02/16

Illinois medical marijuana sales top $1.2M in January

Medical marijuana retail sales in Illinois picked up in January as more dispensaries opened around the state
Published: 02/02/16
Entrance polls: Iowa GOP unhappy with federal government

Entrance polls: Iowa GOP unhappy with federal government

Iowa Republicans are deeply unhappy with how the federal government is working, and half wanted a political outsider as the party's nominee for president
Published: 02/02/16

California Medical Association backs recreational pot plan

California's largest organization of practicing physicians is backing a proposed ballot initiative to legalize the recreational use of marijuana
Published: 02/02/16

Firefighter's death increases retirement rate in Cincinnati

Fire officials in Cincinnati say the retirement rate has increased since the death last year of a firefighter in the line of duty
Published: 02/01/16

Ailing woman who sued to get out-of-state marijuana dies

A New Hampshire woman who won permission to buy medical marijuana in Maine before it was available in her home state has died
Published: 02/01/16

Group faces protest as it submits petitions to legalize pot

A group that hopes to legalize marijuana delivered petition signatures to the state Monday as opponents hectored the group's organizers in the capitol hallways.
Published: 02/01/16

Health insurers, pharmaceuticals feud over drug cost bill

Two lobbying behemoths have been quietly been duking it out behind the scenes at the Virginia General Assembly over a whether drug companies should have to open up their books
Published: 02/01/16