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Mounting Concerns about Vaping Among Students

Mounting Concerns about Vaping Among Students

There is an obsession taking over the country’s youth, with no limit and as more of these teenagers become addicted, they are losing their innocence, overshadowed by access and ignorance. It is fashionable and trendy, and it has found favour with first to fifth formers across the island. At one school alone the number on record is alarming. Watch the...

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Vice Principal and Parent Get Physical at Ocho Rios Primary

Vice Principal and Parent Get Physical at Ocho Rios Primary

A physical altercation between two students at the Ocho Rios Primary School in St Ann on Monday spilled over into the Vice Principal’s office later in the day, and then on the streets when other teachers got involved. According to a police report the male’s mouth was cut during an altercation with another child. His mother sought clarity...

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Tearful Celebration for A Clarendon Family Facing a Tragedy

Tearful Celebration for A Clarendon Family Facing a Tragedy

The driver of the minibus implicated in Friday’s deadly crash along the Melrose bypass, in Manchester remains hospitalized, however, he has been served with a warning. Meanwhile mixed emotions for the family of one of the victims on Sunday, two days after she perished in the crash, hosted a traditional ‘get together’. As difficult as it was to measure...

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‘Loving You My Baby’ – Part 2

‘Loving You My Baby’ – Part 2

A St James mother retracing the giant leap afforded her little girl marked death, shares how the gentle persuasion of others including a compassionate journalist in her time, Khadijah Thomas, sees a now four-year-old, purposefully saying the magical word, some still take for granted. Kerlyn Brown continues – Inspire Jamaica, with ‘Loving You My Baby’...

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Farewell IJ Ambassador J’quani Chung (Leukemia)

Farewell IJ Ambassador J’quani Chung (Leukemia)

Farewell Inspire Jamaica Ambassador J’quani Chung (Leukemia) The days of your lives long or short will tell a story. The legacy we focus on for our Inspire Jamaica Ambassador today, focuses not on an end, but gems learnt during a tough journey… And boy oh boy, did this teenager trigger many emotions with her heart. More...

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15-Year-Old Jamaican Girl Living with Leukemia Dies in India

15-Year-Old Jamaican Girl Living with Leukemia Dies in India

15-Year-Old Jamaican Girl Living with Leukemia Dies in India – There is a level of difficulty with this Inspire Jamaica programme you will best understand at the end. Kerlyn Brown takes you to the start of a captivating encounter, which started approximately four years ago and culminated after a bone marrow transplant in India.

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Connecting with Children Living with HIV

Connecting with Children Living with HIV

On the first of December, a new report from the United Nations children’s fund, UNICEF, said for every two minutes globally in 2020, at least one child was infected with HIV.  A closer look tells us, the number of newly infected children last year worldwide, was not less than three hundred thousand, with two in five...

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Inspire Jamaica Celebrates 10 Years with Survivors

Inspire Jamaica Celebrates 10 Years with Survivors

Inspire Jamaica Celebrates 10 Years with Survivors – Many children are living a fighter’s dream -that of winning each round of a battle. In the process, these young minds are becoming teachers. Their students are their parents and as many adults as possible, who make the time to listen. The interesting thing is that most teens had to...

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Inspiree Allana Johnson Prepares for High School!

Inspiree Allana Johnson Prepares for High School!

When our children are hurt, we share their pain and when they jump over hurdles, we celebrate their strides. We go back, to show the journey we have been on with an Inspiree who sees brighter days ahead. For more Inspire Jamaica, click the link below: https://www.cvmtv.com/category/news/inspire-jamaica/

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Eleven-Year-Old In St Andrew With Rett Syndrome

Eleven-Year-Old In St Andrew With Rett Syndrome

All across the globe, there are girls being diagnosed with a condition that leaves them alert but unable to express themselves or communicate through speech or hand movement. Thankfully there are parents who take on the responsibility, but it’s obviously challenging for the adult, observing their children go through different stages while losing their intellectual capability.       For this Inspire Jamaica,...

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