AJO — Jose Castillo was born here in 1939, at the old hospital that sits atop a hill. He’s lived here most of his life and worked at the open-pit copper mine that used to employ much of the town.
PHOENIX — The parents of a brain-damaged Mesa boy have a right to ask court permission to be able to buy and administer marijuana extracts for their child, a Maricopa County Superior Court judge ruled late Friday.
PHOENIX — Arizona’s more than 43,000 medical marijuana patients smoked, ate or otherwise consumed close to 3 tons of the weed last year.
PHOENIX — Medical marijuana users have no constitutional right to grow their own drug, a trial judge has ruled.
PHOENIX — Just 25 doctors are responsible for allowing more than 25,000 Arizonans to legally obtain marijuana, according to a report released Friday.
PHOENIX — Saying their 5-year-old child’s life may depend on it, a Mesa couple have sued to demand legal access to extracts of marijuana for him.
PHOENIX — Saying their 5-year-old child's life may depend on it, a Phoenix couple has sued to demand legal access to extracts of marijuana for him.
PHOENIX — Medical marijuana patients could learn later this month if they have a constitutional right to grow their own weed.
PHOENIX — A constitutional right to control your own health care is not a right to grow your own medical marijuana, according to an attorney for the state’s top health official.
PHOENIX — The state’s top health official warned Friday that medical marijuana soda pop or hard candy may still land you — and the dispensary owner who sold it to you — in jail, even if you have a medical marijuana card.
PHOENIX - Arizona's first wave of medical marijuana dispensaries is going to get more time to open its doors.
In response to a new strain of influenza reported in China, the Arizona State Laboratory has obtained H7N9 influenza test kits from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
State health director Will Humble is asking his staff to study new data on declining vaccination rates and to provide him with "intervention recommendations."
"More AZ parents are choosing not to vaccinate their kids- and using “personal exemptions” when they enroll their kids in school," H…
PHOENIX - State Health Director Will Humble said Thursday that he will license new dispensaries even if their owners have nothing ready to sell.
PHOENIX — A clock is now ticking to end the legal right of medical marijuana cardholders in the Phoenix area to grow their own.
PHOENIX - The state's top health official said Wednesday there's a simple, cost-free way to prevent dozens of children from dying each year: Let them sleep alone.
PHOENIX - A new report shows a sharp increase in the number of Arizona women having abortions last year.
Arizona Department of Health Services director Will Humble blogged recently about questions the department has been getting about the safety of medical marijuana while breastfeeding.
PHOENIX - Gov. Jan Brewer has signed a waiver to allow Attorney General Tom Horne to try to close down the marijuana dispensaries that her state health department is in the process of licensing.
PHOENIX - State officials will award the first-ever licenses to legally sell marijuana this week under what one prosecutor said is a cloud of having them shut down the moment they open their doors.