Federal authorities are linking a series of drug arrests and seizures in Northern California to a Mexican drug cartel.
State Sen. Van Wanggaard, R-Racine, has applauded the Federal Drug Administration for approving Epidiolex to treat four forms of epilepsy. The active ingredient in Epidiolex is cannabidiol (CBD), a compound found in marijuana plants. This is the first time the FDA has approved a cannabis-based drug.
Wisconsin lawmakers have introduced four pieces of legislation this session aimed at expanding access to treatment for people with serious medical conditions. Two of those bills are moving quickly toward passage, with votes scheduled in the Assembly on Tuesday.
Despite having the support of a bipartisan majority of senators, a proposal to help parents access treatment for children who suffer seizures was blocked Tuesday night through some procedural maneuvering.
The breakthrough led to an old cure for 14-year-old Josh Osborn's life-threatening illness.
Could soy protein in formula be bad for babies?
A University of Wisconsin-Madison researcher published the results of a study Thursday correlating soy-based formulas and seizures among child…
The legislation comes as a result of an effort by the mother of a Monona boy who experiences dozens a day.