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October 23, 2020
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Kratom Kills Bacteria Linked to Acne

When people think about kratom, nobody contemplates whether the plant might be useful in treating acne. But maybe they should.  A group of scientists recently explored […]
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
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Can Kratom Help with Mental Health Issues?

Data from the National Institute of Mental Health shows that approximately one in five adults experiences a mental illness during their lifetime. So, close to 20% of the […]
October 9, 2020
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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
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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 […]
September 25, 2020
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Kratom Prohibition Will Not Work

Our represented officials create laws that make things illegal in the United States. These laws give the judicial system a blueprint to charge and convict criminals. […]
September 22, 2020
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Kratom Companies Shouldn’t Market Kratom as a Drug

The plant Mitragyna speciosa is fascinating. It’s a leaf that grows in Southeast Asia that has numerous advantages for consuming it. A few of those are […]
September 16, 2020
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The Truth About Kratom-Related Deaths

The kratom community regularly tries to provide accurate information to those who seek the truth. But it’s a demanding process to achieve. There are a bunch […]
September 16, 2020
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Woman Facing Criminal Charges Places Blame on Kratom

Substance abuse and mental health issues are two national complications the United States has to solve. Our health-care system is in shambles. It has been for […]
September 16, 2020
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The FDA Gave its Allegiance to Corporations

At Kratom Geek, we frequently discuss how the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has lost sight of its original purpose. So today, we’re going to illuminate […]