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Pain Patients Call Kratom a 'Lifesaver' and Alternative to Opiates

It's an herbal medication that's sold in the US as a supplement,…
Kratom Should Be Regulated

Advocate: Kratom 'should be regulated,' Not Illegal

C.M. Haddow knows a Georgia narcotics officer who once entered…
Columbus Kratom Ban

Kratom Columbus Ban Discussion Unpacked

Kratom has been the hot topic around Columbus and Lowndes County…
Benefits of Kratom

Top Health Benefits from Kratom

Kratom is becoming very popular as a useful supplement that can…

Kratom Vendor Offers Free Kratom to Federal Employees During Shutdown

The relationship between kratom and the feds just got weirder. The…

Is the Kratom Nature’s Answer to Opioids?

This leaf from Southeast Asia is mostly sold at smoke shops,…
Ohio Kratom Update

Kratom Ban Update: Ohio Board of Pharmacy

THANK YOU KRATOM WARRIORS! In a meeting of the Ohio Board…
Kratom linked to opioid deaths

Kratom Linked to Opioid Deaths But Researchers Unsure of Actual Dangers

THURSDAY, Jan. 3, 2019 -- The herbal drug kratom, which U.S.…
FDA Fails to Provide Credible Data on Kratom

FDA Fails to Provide Credible Data and Science to Justify Scheduling Kratom as Schedule I Substance

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's efforts to have kratom…
disturbingly high levels of heavy metals in kratom

FDA Announces New Concerns Regarding Kratom

There's no doubt that kratom is being targeted by Scott Gottlieb,…
Kratom Ban

Federal Authorities Tight-Lipped on When Kratom’s Future Will Be Revealed

It's just a waiting game now. For months, the fate of the…
Kratom Helps Opiate Withdrawals

Kratom: The Leafy Green Plant That Could Help With Opiate Withdrawals

SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) – There has recently been plenty of buzz…
Marijuana Voting Results

Marijuana Did Well on the Ballot Tuesday

Tuesday was a new high for marijuana legalization advocates. Marijuana…
Kratom is Very Effective for Chronic Pain

Survey: Kratom is "Very Effective" for Chronic Pain

Chronic pain sufferers often struggle to find a treatment that…
State of Cannabis

Election 2018: A Complete Guide to Cannabis on the Ballot

Cannabis legalization goes before the voters in a number of states…

Where Marijuana is on the Ballot Tuesday — And Where it’s Most Likely to Win

It has been a big year for marijuana policy in North America.…
Kratom missing from National Drug Thread

Kratom Missing From DEA Drug Threat Report on Drug Threats

The Drug Enforcement Administration has released the 2018 National…
Kratom Ohio Ban

Kratom: Ohio Could Soon Ban Plant-based Supplement Used for Opioid Addiction

COLUMBUS — Kratom, a plant-based supplement that consumers…