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Thursday May 25th, 2017 10:29AM

AP Health - Children's Health

Marijuana extract helps some kids with epilepsy, study says
A medicine made from marijuana, without the stuff that gives a high, cut seizures in kids with a severe form of epilepsy in a study that strengthens the case for more research into pot's possible health benefits
5:29PM ( 16 hours ago )
Trump's budget means deep cuts for health care safety net
As a candidate Donald Trump promised more affordable health care, but as president his first full budget calls for deep cuts to popular safety-net insurance programs
11:32AM ( 22 hours ago )
Trump's health care budget means deep cuts for safety net
As a candidate Donald Trump promised to improve health care, but as president his first full budget calls for deep cuts to popular safety net insurance programs
4:49AM ( 1 day ago )
Poor and disabled big losers in Trump budget; military wins
The poor and the disabled are big losers in President Donald Trump's budget while the Pentagon is a big winner
3:15PM ( 1 day ago )
Georgia schools await details on healthy meal standards
Georgia schools are continuing efforts to win over picky eaters, using taste tests, chef visits and school gardens to encourage kids to pick up healthier items even as the state's former governor delays some stricter nutrition standards
10:34AM ( 4 days ago )
Italy makes 12 vaccines mandatory for school-age children
The Italian government has made 12 vaccines mandatory for children attending schools up to age 16 in an effort to combat what it characterized as misinformation
12:17PM ( 5 days ago )
President's 2018 budget to include paid family leave
President Donald Trump's 2018 budget will include a paid family leave plan
10:03PM ( 6 days ago )
President's 2018 budget to include family leave plan
President Donald Trump's 2018 budget will include a paid family leave plan
9:20PM ( 6 days ago )
Changes in Medicaid distributions worry school districts
Proposed changes in Medicaid distributions worry school districts already facing years of reduced state funding.
6:30PM ( 6 days ago )
Pope embraces Huntington's afflicted in bid to end stigma
Pope Francis embraced weeping mothers, fathers and children with Huntington's Disease as he sought to remove the stigma of an incurable genetic disorder that causes devastating physical and psychiatric effects
10:54AM ( 6 days ago )