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Federal court blocks Texas health center from touting ‘ozone therapy’ as coronavirus treatment

Federal court blocks Texas health center from touting 'ozone therapy' as coronavirus treatment 1

Federal court blocks Texas health center from touting ‘ozone therapy’ as coronavirus treatment Federal court blocks Texas health center from touting ‘ozone therapy’ as coronavirus treatment Credit: CC0 Public Domain A Texas wellness company was barred from promoting “ozone therapy” as treatment for coronavirus following a lawsuit by the Justice …

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    Federal disability payments encourage more family caregiving, study finds

    Federal disability payments encourage more family caregiving, study finds 4

    Credit: CC0 Public Domain Federal disability benefits can lead to increases in other support for beneficiaries, such as in-kind assistance from adult children, according to a new RAND Corporation study. Receipt of federal disability insurance also increases the likelihood that children are paid for their in-kind assistance and enables children …

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      Federal, state background check laws together cut teen gun carrying

      Federal, state background check laws together cut teen gun carrying 6

      (HealthDay)—The National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) together with the universal background check (U/BC) significantly reduces gun carrying among adolescents, according to a study published online Dec. 2 in Pediatrics. Lava R. Timsina, Ph.D., from Indiana University in Indianapolis, and colleagues examined whether NICS had an effect on adolescent …

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        Federal addiction treatment dollars off-limits for marijuana

        Federal addiction treatment dollars off-limits for marijuana 7

        by Carla K. Johnson In this Tuesday, June 11, 2019, file photo, marijuana equipment sits on display along a window at the Minerva medical cannabis dispensary in Santa Fe, N.M. The U.S. government is explicitly barring federal dollars for opioid addiction treatment from being used on medical marijuana. (AP Photo/Morgan …

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          $260 million deal averts 1st federal trial on opioid crisis

          $260 million deal averts 1st federal trial on opioid crisis 8

          Attorney Mark Lanier gets a hug outside the U.S. Federal courthouse, Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, in Cleveland. The nation’s three dominant drug distributors and a big drugmaker have reached a $260 million deal to settle a lawsuit related to the opioid crisis just as the first federal trial over the …

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