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December 15, 2020
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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
A close-up photo of a tropical evergreen tree (mitragyna speciosa) from which kratom is derived.

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
A physician in a white coat standing in front of a series of brain scan images, pointing at the images showing different brain activity.

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. And no […]
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 13, 2020
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Oregon Passes New Initiatives to Decriminalize Drugs and Legalize Psychedelics

The 2020 general election in the United States has everyone glued to their televisions and smartphones to watch the slow-motion car crash. Social media is ablaze […]
November 12, 2020
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Thoroughbred Racehorse Consumes Kratom

Throughout the years, kratom has popped up in some strange news headlines. Most of the time, the story is misleading. It uses kratom as a scapegoat […]
November 12, 2020
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Don’t Let the 2020 General Election Distract From the Kratom Movement in the US

Currently, most of the eyes in the world are glued to all the political shenanigans happening in the United States. And that’s not unexpected. The American […]
November 3, 2020
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The Impact from the Few States Making Kratom Illegal

America has the highest incarceration rate in the world. In the United States, approximately 2.2 million people are behind bars in our prison system. But we […]
October 19, 2020
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A National Kratom Advertising Campaign

Ask anyone to describe the advertorial world in this day and age; you’ll most likely hear the television hit series “Mad Men” pulled into the conversation. […]
October 17, 2020
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New Study Looks to Determine Kratom Effects on the Heart

Most of the studies on kratom nowadays either look to determine the possible medical applications the plant carries or understanding the associated risks from side effects. […]