Herb Chemical Could Treat Schzophrenia

Researchers at Western University have found a chemical in marijuana they believe will be an ideal treatment for schizophrenia.

Their study, published in the journal of Neuroscience, shows cannabidiol, or CBD, affects the brain in a way that has positive results in mitigating psychiatric symptoms. Unlike traditional schizophrenia medication, CBD does not cause fatigue, lack of motivation, and other common side-effects.

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INDIAN INFLUENCE ON JAMAICAN CULTURE AND GROWTH OF RASTAFARI

WRITTEN BY: LIVITY

Millions of people around the world are familiar with the hypnotic rhythms of reggae that originated from Jamaica, a small colonial island in the Caribbean Sea. Reggae is what propelled the ideology of Rastafari to the world through the melodious, socially conscious tunes of Bob Marley, Burning Spear, Dennis Brown, Jacob Miller, and Peter Tosh. Jamaican culture is most commonly described as rooted in Africa because the majority of the population is of African descent.

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