Health, Science, Environment

12:00am

Wed December 18, 2013

12:16pm

Fri December 13, 2013
Health, Science, Environment

Cannabis News Roundup: December 13, 2013

Cannabis leaf
Portable Network Graphics

Uruguay ready to legalize… CBDs could benefit stroke victims… Take part in online poll… Sonoma Emerald Cup this weekend… and more.

LEGALIZATION

AP // Uruguay is set to become the first nation on earth to legalize marijuana after Congressional approval of a bill Tuesday. The bill awaits the President’s signature.

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3:42pm

Thu December 12, 2013
Health, Science, Environment

Slithering through a reptile’s world at the East Bay Vivarium

A Bearded Dragon
Rachel Wong

One of the first things you hear when you enter the East Bay Vivarium is lots of scratching. It's coming from inside a large cage at a giant lizard that’s nearly as long as I am tall. “His name is Elmo, he’s a good guy. People love him,” says Owen Maerks, one of the co-owners here at the Vivarium.

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12:00am

Thu December 12, 2013
Health, Science, Environment

Today on Your Call: Is California at a crossroads?

On today's Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with the authors of The Atlas of California: Mapping the Challenges of a New Era. From public health and education to the water crisis to foreclosure crisis, California often leads the nation on policies for better or for worse.  So as environmental, economic, and societal realities shift, what kind of future do we hope for in California?  Join the conversation on the next Your Call with Rose Aguilar and you.
 

  

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9:31am

Mon December 9, 2013
Health, Science, Environment

What do you want to know about Medi-cal?

On the next Your Call, we're continuing our conversation about the rollout of the Affordable Care Act and what it means for you. This time we’re focusing on Medical. As California’s program prepares for a major expansion, doctors say they can’t accept new patients because it doesn’t pay enough. So how will state serve the additional two million people expected to join the program? It's Your Call, with Rose Aguilar, and you.

 

  

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