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August 26, 2020
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A Study of Toxic Metals and Microbes in Head Shop Kratom

When it comes to finding the perfect way to purchase kratom, a consumer can choose from a variety of different options available to them. And they […]
August 19, 2020
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Where to Buy Kratom

Mitragyna speciosa, more commonly known as kratom, is a Southeast Asian plant that promotes a feeling of wellbeing if you consume it. It also is said […]
August 19, 2020
Welcome to Troy, Illinois

There is a Kratom Ban in Troy, Illinois

As a kratom consumer, it’s disheartening to see the constant barrage of misinformation on the internet about the plant. One would think, in the information age, […]
August 10, 2020
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American Kratom Association Discusses a Federal KCPA

The American Kratom Association (AKA) held a virtual town hall meeting a week ago through a Zoom call. The meeting was meant to address the attacks […]
August 10, 2020
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Kratom Detected in Drug Test Months after Use

For a lot of the people who are dealing with constant, daily pain, the ability to take kratom is a godsend to their life. Not only […]
August 10, 2020
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Pregnant Women Can Be Tested for Kratom Consumption

Life is not easy for women in general. They go through lots of complications that men never worry about. Getting pregnant is one example. Don’t get […]
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
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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 […]