Northern Rivers have Potent Cannabis Across World

.

Northern Rivers have Potent Cannabis Across World

Australia is said to be having one of the highest per-capita rates of cannabis usage across the world. In addition, it has also been unveiled that cannabis derived from the Northern Rivers is the strongest in the world.

It is said people who are taking these cannabis are at an increased risk of suffering from mental illness. Recently, a study titled as National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre study was carried out.

In the study, researchers have assessed the level of THC, which is said to be the main psychoactive component present in the drug. Lead researcher Dr Wendy Swift said that in order to carry out the study, they have assessed 232 samples.

These samples were the ones that were seized by NSW police from the users in different parts like Lismore, Tweed Heads, and Byron Bay.

After assessing the seized cannabis, it was found that the THC level was under 15%."These results suggest that the profile of cannabis currently used in Australia may make some users vulnerable to mental health problems", said Dr Swift.

Michael Baulderstone, President of Nimbin Hemp Embassy, said he was not shocked to know that the area was having potent cannabis.


Latest News

Cuba Trims Down on Amount of Goods Which can be Carried by Travellers
Barclays Will Sell Its Spanish Businesses To CaixaBank In a Deal of 800 Million
Withdrawal in China’s Purchasing Managers' Index Amplifies Calls for Policy Easi
The Ukraine Mayhem Leads Euro to a Fresh One Year Low
Women who have cervical cancer vaccine avoid Pap smear tests
Kate Swaffer’s fight with dementia
Wockhardt Ltd soars after receiving QIDP status for two drugs
Future pacemakers might not need batteries
Gold Mine Collapse Leads to At least Twenty Four Trapped Miners: Rescue in Progr
IMF Gives Ukraine a Lifeline of $1.4bn
Hawaii Tourism Authority Optimistic yet Cautious About Growth in Tourism for 201
New App on Instagram Allows You to Buy What You Like Instantly