Archive | August 8th, 2013

In reversal on marijuana cigarettes, CNN’s Gupta says smoke ‘em if you got ‘em

August 8, 2013

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Before he started working on his documentary called “Weed,” Dr. Sanjay Gupta thought the research backing medical marijuana was unimpressive. “I’m here to apologize,” he says. In a first-person article he wrote in advance of “Weed,” Gupta says he had not looked hard enough at the issue, until now. I didn’t look far enough,” says […]

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What Links the Neo-Confederate Virginia Flaggers, Barack Obama & Race

August 8, 2013

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As the Virginia Flaggers loft their Confederate flag in opposition to the ‘tyranny’ of 2013, Jamelle Bouie of The Daily Beast argues that racial bias plays at least some part in Obama’s collapse in the South. » Read complete story here …

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North Mississippi Medical Center performs congenital heart surgeries

August 8, 2013

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TUPELO, Miss.-Two young men recently made heart history at North Mississippi Medical Center. On June 24, Patrick Keith and Chris Gentry, both 25 and from Tupelo, became the first two patients to undergo surgery locally for congenital heart defects as a result of a cooperative effort between NMMC and the Children’s Heart Center at University […]

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