The Massachusetts Department of Public Health this week announced it will change the way it licenses medical marijuana dispensaries, following a long and controversial process to open them.
Until now, dispensaries were approved through a long application process that was fraught with controversy and delays.
Baystate Medical Center in Springfield is among the hospitals designated to treat patients who test positive for Ebola.
The New England Farm Workers Council won’t have to pay back any money to the state.
The virus has been confirmed in an 8-year-old southeastern Massachusetts girl. She was hospitalized and has recovered.
In Greenfield to discuss opiate addiction with community leaders, Commissioner Cheryl Bartlett says a detox facility in the area will likely be among her recommendations to Governor Deval Patrick.
A group of Massachusetts police chiefs will meet with the state’s department of public health Thursday to discuss enforcing medical marijuana laws.
Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick says he’s not concerned by word that medical marijuana dispensaries are going to open later than first thought.
Massachusetts health officials are set to award medical marijuana dispensary licenses by the end of next week, but that doesn’t mean dispensaries will immediately be […]
Massachusetts is a step closer to knowing where medical marijuana dispensaries will open.
With approaching warmer temperatures, public health officials in the region are ramping up surveillance efforts to deal with mosquitoes carrying both West Nile and Eastern Equine Encephalitis, or E
Massachusetts Department of Public Health officials held a public hearing Wednesday at Holyoke Community College on regulations for the state’s new medical marijuana law.