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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. […]
October 15, 2020
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The Canadian Kratom Industry

Even though kratom is a natural supplement, the legality of the plant is a bit convoluted. Take the United States as an example. On the federal […]
October 14, 2020
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The Kratom Industry Faces Threats at the State Level

The kratom community needs to stay on guard against the federal agencies’ disinformation campaign that it pursues against kratom. To do it, they must learn about […]
October 13, 2020
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The Truth About Kratom Extracts

A lot of people begin using kratom because they experience immense pain. They want to treat the pain without seeking addictive narcotics from their physician. Others […]
October 9, 2020
3D Molecule

The Scientific Promise of the Mitraphylline Alkaloid

When a discussion about the alkaloids in kratom gets broached, one regularly hears about the two primary alkaloids found in kratom. And those two compounds are mitragynine […]
October 6, 2020
Kratom Ban Map

Which States Have a Kratom Ban?

The federal government tried to ban kratom back in 2016. The Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) announced it was going to perform an emergency scheduling of kratom’s […]
September 29, 2020
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SAMHSA Provides False Information on Kratom

Some of the federal agencies we know today are different than their predecessors. For example, some of you might not have heard about the Alcohol, Drug […]