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By Edition On Tuesday, June 26th, 2018
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Marijuana Lab discovered

WILLEMSTAD - The police discovered a marijuana laboratory last week. That happened during a raid in a house in the Santa Catharina area. In the various chambers, the organized crime department of the KPC found 371 More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, June 26th, 2018
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Health Inspector supports the legalization of medical cannabis

WILLEMSTAD - Hundreds of patients in Curaçao use CBD oil, a legal cannabis extract. This cannabidiol is available through the pharmacy. Cannabis expert Jeany Jansen argues for the legalization of pure cannabis, More...

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By Edition On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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US expert says there are opportunities for region in ganja trade

NEW YORK - Caribbean governments contemplating the decriminalization of the cannabis industry have been warned by one United States expert not to overtax the sector. Jamaica and Antigua already have decriminalized More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, February 6th, 2018
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Positive signs for legal cannabis industry

NEW YORK - According to a report by Grand View Research, the global medical cannabis market is projected to reach a value of US$55.8 billion by 2025. After the elections of 2016, Washington DC, along with 28 states, More...

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By Edition On Thursday, January 25th, 2018
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CARICOM marijuana commission submits status report

GEORGETOWN - The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) heads of government’s mandate to investigate the issue of marijuana use in the Community has resulted in national consultations in nine countries of the Community, More...

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By Edition On Friday, June 9th, 2017
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Study finds teen ganja users 26 times more likely to turn to hard drugs

BRISTOL - Experts have long maintained that marijuana leads to the use of hard drugs, and a new study has backed the theory with evidence that teenagers who regularly smoke the herb are 26 times more likely to turn More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
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Marijuana may improve memory in the elderly

Marijuana’s main mind-altering compound, THC, may improve memory in older people, according to a recent German study. Research in mice showed that the older animals experienced “a dramatic improvement in cognitive More...

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By Edition On Friday, April 28th, 2017
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Herb Cuisine: Bob Marley’s daughter releasing cookbook of marijuana recipes

Cedella Marley, the first-born of Bob and Rita Marley, will launch her cookbook later this year. KINGSTON – A new cookbook with delightful recipes using marijuana will hit the market soon. And it’s coming from More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, April 5th, 2017
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Smoking ganja increases risk of stroke and heart attack, new study warns

WASHINGTON DC – New research has revealed that cannabis is harmful to cardiovascular health and increases the chance of early death irrespective of related factors such as smoking tobacco. Data taken from the More...

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By Edition On Monday, February 20th, 2017
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Jamaican scientists close to creating affordable hepatitis C drug from Cannabis

KINGSTON – Research scientists say they have discovered properties in Cannabidiol (CBD), one of the major bioactive compounds in the cannabis plant, that have the potential to provide affordable treatment as nutraceuticals More...