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Kratom for Opiate Withdrawal: Does It Really Work?

Kratom is the name applied to a tree and to an herb that comes from the tree Mitragyna speciosa Korth, which grows in southeastern Asia. The tree belongs to the same...

Can You Use Kratom in Florida: Is It Legal?

Kratom (Mitragyna speciosa Korth) is a tree that grows in Asia. Its leaves and shoots are used for medicinal purposes and for their psychoactive effects as they contain the substances mitragynine...

The Effects of Mixing Marijuana and Ecstasy

Polydrug use involves the concurrent ingestion of more than one intoxicating substance. There are several reasons this may occur: to increase the high of one or more drugs, to reduce unwanted...

Kratom Withdrawal

Banned by the FDA for import as a “dietary supplement” from Southeast Asia and other regions of the world where it is indigenous and regularly used, kratom is a plant-based substance with...

What Is Kratom?

Coming from a tree native to Southeast Asia and related to the coffee plant called Mitragyna speciosa, kratom is a mind-altering substance that has stimulant effects at low doses and opioid-like effects at...

#CannaConferenceTampa Discusses New Medical Marijuana Laws in Florida

On November 8th, Florida voted to pass Amendment 2, a measure that would legalize medical marijuana across the state. In response, medical and marijuana industry professionals are working to set...

Could Medical Marijuana Help Florida Businesses?

As the election comes closer and closer, the debate over whether or not medical marijuana laws should be expanded in the state of Florida continues to heat up. Currently, marijuana...

How to Detox from THC

It is a common misconception that marijuana abuse is relatively harmless. Despite the popular belief that marijuana is not addictive, the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) warns that 9 percent of...

Laws Concerning Marijuana in Florida

With over 22 million Americans reporting recent use of marijuana, according to the 2014 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, this drug has become the most popular illicit drug in...

Finding Treatment for Marijuana Abuse

Marijuana comes from the hemp plant, Cannabis sativa. It is widely used as a recreational drug because of its active ingredient, THC. THC and other compounds present in marijuana change...

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