Should the CDC Change Its Close Contact Definition?

Jennifer E. Engen

Key Takeaways Some health experts argue the current definition of “close contact” is outdated and does not reflect current and highly transmissible variants in the community. However, other experts believe the current definition should remain in place until more data is available regarding the transmissibility of the virus and potential […]

Ohio medical marijuana regulators changing the definition of THC to include new cannabinoids and close loophole

Jennifer E. Engen

COLUMBUS, Ohio — State marijuana regulators are changing the definition of THC — the psychoactive substance in the drug that produces a “high” — to include more cannabinoids, including those traditionally found in hemp. Under current state regulations, marijuana products, such as oils, edibles and patches, allow THC from delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinolic […]