Posts tagged "American Medical Association"

Ald. Joe Moore gives the green light in his 49th ward to potheads

Ald. Joe Moore has approved a medical marijuana dispensary for his liberal, lakefront 49th ward. He announced in an email: I accept the 49th Wards (sic) Zoning and Land Use Advisory Committee’s recommendation that I support the proposed medical marijuana dispensary. The proposed dispensary will perform a vital service and provide much-needed relief to Rogers Park residents... Read more »

Bad habits can age you by 12 years

They can kill you too. As if we didn’t already know. But here come a study concluding that when you combine four bad habits–smoking, drinking too much, inactivity and poor diet — they can age you by 12 years. Reported the Associated Press in a dispatch from Chicago: The risky behaviors were: smoking tobacco; downing... Read more »
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