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Department of Basic Medical Sciences
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Lowe, Henry I.; Morrison, Errol Y.
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Ganja: The Jamaican connection
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Kingston, Jamaica
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Pelican Publishers
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2001
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ixv, 218 p.
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Cover title: Marijuana, cannabis, ganja, the Jamaican connection./ Includes bibliographical references. by Henry Lowe, Errol Morrison.
Abstract
There has been much controversy and issues about the good and evil effects of cannibis in recent years. Some of the findings have detracted from the issues of criminalization to focus on its potential as a major medicinal agent leading to exploratory studies into therpeutic uses. Areas of potential medicinal applications that have been identified and investigated are glaucoma, asthma, pain and multiple sclerosis among others.This book presents a reader friendly account of the knowledge and issues with an emphasis on the knowledge and experience about the subject as it relates to Jamaica.....
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