| Apr 24, 2012
| 12:15 PM
Medical marijuana looks to be coming soon to Connecticut, and when it does it's going to be big business.
We're talking tens of millions of dollars, covering everything from direct medical pot sales to hydroponic equipment and grow lights; from...
| May 5, 2012
| 7:13 PM
HARTFORD, Conn. (Reuters) - The Connecticut Senate passed a bill on Saturday legalizing marijuana use for medical purposes with tight restrictions aimed at avoiding problems that have plagued some of the 16 other states where pot is now legal.
| May 7, 2012
| 12:42 PM
Connecticut lawmakers have approved it. Gov. Dannel Malloy plans to sign it into law. But it’s probably going to take at least a year before the first patient walks up to a pharmacist and is handed a dose of medical marijuana.
That’s the best...
| May 30, 2012
| 5:01 PM
Even if you are reading this without glasses, it's not too early to start taking your eye vitamins. Some nutrients can stave off the burdensome vision loss and eye disease that occur as we age, mounting research suggests.
But claims by supplement...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 12:42 PM
Medical marijuana will no longer be illegal in Connecticut.
Gov. Dannel Malloy signed the medical pot bill into law Friday, saying that, “With careful regulation and safeguards, this law will allow a doctor and a patient to decide what is in that...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 2:07 PM
Are you having trouble seeing straight? Does an attempt at romance usually end with your lips on her nose instead of her lips?
Prevent Blindness America says adults are having a hard time seeing. In Texas, there has been a 23% increase in glaucoma...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 4:39 PM
Like so many great inventions, Latisse came to be by accident. An unexpected, welcome side-effect experienced by patients using the glaucoma eye drops Lumigan.
Patients who were just trying to get some relief from this painful eye condition, were finding...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 11:51 AM
Fox59 is helping to bring eye health into focus.
Dr. Lacy Boggs runs a private practice in Lebanon. She said just because you have 20/20 vision, it does not mean your eyes have a clean bill of health. She said there are three main issue you should be...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 3:55 PM
Think about the things you take for granted each day.
Family and friends? Sure, sometimes we forget to appreciate the people who mean the most to us.
An education, a job and a car to get from place to place? All three are so fundamental that we often...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 4:30 AM
Volusia County Sheriff’s investigators have arrested three women for their role in swindling an 88-year-old Deltona man out of more than $150,000, according to a news release from the Volusia County Sheriff's Office.
Belgica Rivera of DeBary, 46,...
| Jan 26, 2012
Numbers don't lie--over the past decade 16 million Americans started practicing yoga. Cindy has practiced for years and has seen the boom in the form of crowded classrooms and injuries.
"I have seen many people have yoga injuries but I usually find it'...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 7:44 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. — These reader questions were answered at the North American Veterinary Conference here Jan. 14-18.
Question: Our cat, who's at least 12 years old, has always been traumatized during her yearly veterinary exams. On her most recent...