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December 31, 2020
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TV Station In South Dakota Spews Kratom Misinformation

The internet has changed everything since its advent. Access to the service allowed small, independent companies to prosper. And it enabled starter publications and digital media […]
December 30, 2020
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Government Shift in Botanical Outlook

This past decade, abrupt changes and upheavals in the botanical market brought a lot of unwanted federal attention to the industry. The Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) […]
December 29, 2020
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We Must All Work to Keep Kratom Legal

Kratom is under attack by federal agencies. We all know it. We watched it unfold back in 2016 when the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) tried to […]
December 16, 2020
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Every Country With a Kratom Ban

The following page contains a list of all the countries where the possession, sale, or use of kratom is currently prohibited, as well as more specific […]
December 15, 2020
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Adulterated Kratom Hurts the Industry

Kratom is a growing commodity. More people are purchasing it now than ever before. And kratom has finally hit the mainstream advertising channels. So knowledge about […]
December 15, 2020
A stack of fresh kratom leaves sitting next to a series of vials filled with a liquid kratom extract for testing.

Is Kratom Safe?

As kratom use continues to rise in popularity in western culture, the safety of the substance has come to be debated by medical professionals and individuals […]
December 14, 2020
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Is Kratom Illegal in the U.S.? A Guide to Kratom’s Legal Status in Every State

Whether or not kratom is legal depends on the country, state, or municipality regulations. In some countries, kratom is considered a household remedy. In other countries, […]
December 14, 2020
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What Are the Effects of Kratom? Understanding How it Works and What It Does

The use of kratom has grown in popularity in western countries, such as the United States, Europe, and Canada. This Southeast Asian plant has been reported […]
December 11, 2020
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The Kratom Red Bubble Technique

There are several ways to take kratom. But for the most part, kratom powder and capsules are the two main kratom products found on the market. […]
December 10, 2020
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Testosterone Hormone Levels of Kratom Users

At the moment, opioids are the most commonly prescribed medication for severe pain. Nothing can compete with the pain-relieving properties the compounds provide. For individuals with […]
December 9, 2020
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Thailand Looks to Ease Restrictions on Kratom

In the kratom legalization debate, the go-to argument that political figures always use when debating if kratom should be banned or not is to bring up […]
December 9, 2020
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DNA Analysis of the Mitragyna Species to Differentiate Plant Products

A decade ago, only a small group of the populace knew about kratom tea. Its popularity has grown steadily over the past few years. The government […]
December 8, 2020
One of the three wounded kratom smugglers on Tuesday points out the gang's escape route into Thailand, in Sadao district, after the early morning shootout that left one Malaysian policeman dead and another wounded.

Smugglers Clash with Police in Malaysia

Out of all the Southeast Asian countries where kratom grows naturally, only one of them allows the product to be purchased legally. And that country is […]
December 7, 2020
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Not All Kratom Companies Are Good For the Industry

There are thousands of kratom businesses vying for your business in today’s age. And thanks to the internet, you never have to leave your home. All […]
November 14, 2020
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Addiction Is More than a Personal Demon: Addiction Is a Social Issue

During the 21st Century, we all watched as the opioid crisis in the United States left its mark on families across the nation. And other countries felt it, […]