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August 3, 2020
Kratom Test on Beagles

A Study of the Effects of Mitragynine on Beagle Dogs

The kratom community is filled with various individuals who have found the plant through online conversations that deal with pain management. Pain is an inevitable part […]
July 27, 2020
Happy Hippo Lightning Kratom

Evaluating Happy Hippo’s Lightning Hippo Kratom

Some people have a particular variety of kratom that they prefer. And once they become accustomed to that brand, they’re a customer for life. Others (like […]
July 27, 2020
Las Vegas Nevada Bans Kratom

Will Nevada Reverse Its Support for Kratom?

For the past decade, a plant called kratom has faced insurmountable odds to remain a legal product that’s available for purchase in the United States. Yet, […]
July 27, 2020
Kratom Leaf, Kratom Powder, Kratom Capsules

Kratom Capsules versus Kratom Powder

Mitragyna speciosa is a tropical evergreen tree grown in the rainforests of Southeast Asia. And if you’ve never heard of a plant called Mitragyna speciosa before, […]
July 21, 2020
Scientific Kratom Uses

ATAI Life Sciences to Develop Drug Derived From Kratom

Until the federal government passes a Kratom Consumer Protection Act, Americans will never know what tomorrow holds for the kratom industry. The Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) […]
July 21, 2020
Good Manufacturing Practice Certified, GMP

American Kratom Association Alerts Indonesian Suppliers that They Must Follow GMP Standards

Since kratom is a leaf picked off of a tree and consumed by people, then the kratom industry should make sure the manufacturing process of those […]
July 21, 2020
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$400K Kratom Seizure in Detroit

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) implemented a couple of import alerts in the past couple of years that have made it increasingly hard on vendors […]
July 13, 2020
Kratom Uncertainty

The Future of Kratom is Uncertain

Every year, it seems like the kratom industry has some sort of outcry that a pending kratom ban is right around the corner. The whole kratom […]
July 13, 2020
Kratom in America

Kratom Users in America

Mitragyna speciosa, more commonly known as kratom, is a plant from Southeast Asia that has come under scrutiny by federal agencies looking to ban its existence […]
July 13, 2020
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Kratom Potency Claims in Some Research Papers

The problem with some of the reports that exist about kratom is that they pick and choose which facts they want to present to the audience. […]
July 1, 2020
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The American Kratom Association Steps Up Its Game

Obviously, since you’re reading this article, you must have some interest in kratom. Perhaps you consume it. Maybe you sell it. There’s even a chance that […]
July 1, 2020
Portable Raman Spectrometer

Handheld Kratom Detectors

Utilizing scientific evidence is the only way the kratom industry and its advocates can hope to achieve some sort of sensible legislation in the United States […]
June 24, 2020
Capitol Building, Federal Government

Never Underestimate the Federal Government: H.R. 2580

I try to steer clear from politics for the most part because I’m anarchistic by nature. However, my occupation puts me in the position to speak […]
June 24, 2020
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Cryptocurrency and Kratom

Unless this is your first rodeo with purchasing kratom, then you’re already well-aware of the payment problems in the industry. There’s a good chance that you’ve […]
June 24, 2020
Cholesterol levels and Kratom

A Study on Kratom and Cholesterol Levels

While the US federal agencies love to spread propaganda about Mitragyna speciosa to the public, kratom advocates are quick to point to scientific studies to support […]