Kratom is an evergreen plant, and its leaves are useful to humanity. This plant has become a popular choice for home garden visitors because of its many benefits. Also, it can be grown easily at home. There are a lot of Kratom strains available in the market to choose from. Each strain has its characteristics. One should select appropriate strain for his/her medical needs.
Kratom powder is obtained from Kratom plant leaves, and not all leaves are picked up, but only those that have a large amount of alkali are selected. Selecting a few leaves ensures maximum impact.… Continue reading.
In Pontianak, the capital of the Indonesian province of West Kalimantan, farmers and sellers sometimes ship hundreds of tons of kratom a month, Bloomberg previously reported. Kratom is native to Indonesia and several other southeast Asian countries, but Indonesia’s kratom-friendly laws have made it a global hub.
Out of all the kratom that passes through Pontianak, 95 percent goes to the US, AFP reports. And despite the FDA issuing “import alerts” giving US authorities permission to seize international kratom shipments in 2012 and 2014, kratom is still flowing into the US in pretty major quantities.
Inverse reviewed recent shipping records from Indonesian kratom sellers showing packages that contain anywhere from 4 to 44 pounds of kratom at a time going to the US and Canada, as well as Peru (where shippers often send their leaves for further processing).… Continue reading.
A group home worker is accused of letting a man with Down syndrome die in a hot van.WFTS reports Joshua Russell, with Crossroads of Pinellas in Florida, was driving 35-year-old John Lapointe back to the group home.The incident happened back in May. Russell, 26, stopped at his home on the way back from Lapointe’s doctor visit. He left Lapointe in the van, according to authorities.While inside his home, Russell took kratom to feel “more alert,” he later told authorities.He then continued to drive back to the group home. WTSP reports Russell felt tired and nauseated during the drive. He parked the van, turned it off and took a nap.Russell woke up sweating and noticed Lapointe was not breathing, according to WFTS.… Continue reading.
The proposed legislation would prohibit abortions anytime after a pregnancy is detected, and its supporters suggest this may be a good option to take before the Supreme Court to overturn Roe v. Wade. In other states, lawmakers are looking at problems in the Minnesota Department of Human Services and protections for the supplement kratom in Ohio.