House Passes Spending Bill with Cannabis Protections

    Nushin Rashidian@nushinrashidian Co-founder of Cannabis Wire. day, the US House of Representatives voted 217-197 to pass H.R. 7617, a package of six fiscal year 2021 appropriations bills, which contains a range of cannabis-related protections. A key protection, known as the Blumenauer-McClintock-Norton-Lee amendment, added to the FY 2021 Commerce-Justice-Science Funding Bill, would, for the duration …

How Has COVID-19 Affected Employment of Youth With Disabilities? – Youth Today

As the country battles another recession brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, unemployment numbers soar. With more than 30 million people not working, the United States is facing the worst unemployment rates since The Great Depression. What does that mean for young people with disabilities who already have a harder time finding work? I spoke to three …

Lena Dunham had COVID-19 – and suffered a variety of complications

Lena Dunham has been open about her battle with the chronic illness Ehlers-Danlos syndrome. Now she's getting candid about her latest health struggle: COVID-19. The "Girls" alum, 34, revealed on Instagram Friday that she was diagnosed with COVID-19 in mid-March. Although she was "reluctant" to go public with her diagnosis, Dunham hopes detailing her "intense" experience with the virus will curb …

‘Fear of future outweighed the fear of Covid’ | Westmeath Independent

You will rarely see Ruby Morrissey (5) without her smile, a sparkly dress, heels, or her lipstick. But behind her sunshine exterior lies major medical challenges for the young Athlone girl, which her family now accept will not be treated in Ireland despite their best efforts. A recently set-up GoFundme page has already raised €4,231 …

I refused to let Tourette’s syndrome stop me from becoming a TV star | Metro News

Aidy Smith is one of few TV presenters living with Tourette's.   ‘People think we’re saying ct, fk, and s**t all the time,’ says Aidy Smith, presenter of Amazon Prime Video’s The Three Drinkers, one of the few TV hosts living with Tourette’s syndrome. No-hold bars swearing is one of the greatest misconceptions many of …

#QuackWatch | Aprueban norma que permite la producción y uso adecuado de la solución de dióxido de cloro para prevenir y tratar el Covid-19 | Cámara de Senadores

El pleno del Senado, aprobó este martes el proyecto de ley que autoriza, de forma excepcional, la elaboración, comercialización, suministro y uso de la solución de dióxido de cloro para la prevención y tratamiento del Coronavirus.   De acuerdo a la norma, esta determinación durará mientras exista el riesgo de contagio del Coronavirus, y la …