• ‘You don’t want to go there’: Winnipeg musicians frustrated by bar’s violent reputation

    ‘You don’t want to go there’: Winnipeg musicians frustrated by bar’s violent reputation0

    A weekend shooting at the Windsor Hotel on Garry Street that left one man dead and two others in hospital is just one of a number of recent incidents at that location.

    Among the wider safety concerns at the Windsor, members of Winnipeg’s music community are frustrated that the hotel is shutting its doors as a local music venue.

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    Historically known as a blues bar, the venue inside the hotel has primarily served the city’s independent punk, metal, and rock scenes over a number of years.

    Billed as “One Last Showdown at the Windsor”, the venue’s swan song will come Jan.… Continue reading.

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  • Kratom Health Benefits And Possible Dangers

    Kratom Health Benefits And Possible Dangers0

    It’s still illegal to import kratom (Mitragyna speciosa) and manufacture kratom as a dietary supplement in the United States. Kratom is known for its opioid properties and some stimulant-like effects but its usefulness and safety as a therapeutic agent remains unclear.

    This controlled substance is chewed, brewed or crushed into a bitter green powder. Kratom is mostly sold in the U.S. in processed forms such as pills, capsules or extracts.

    Medical professionals say a small amount of kratom can perk you up; a large dose has a sedative effect. Animal studies suggest kratom might be an effective pain reliever but the collection of human data has only just begun.… Continue reading.

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  • Newly Launched “Synthetic Drug Test Kit” Makes Drug Testing Possible from Home

    Newly Launched “Synthetic Drug Test Kit” Makes Drug Testing Possible from Home0

    Sandy Springs, GA – January 13, 2020 According to experts, carrying out timely diagnoses is often the most effective means for parents and employers to fight drug abuse. The team at LifeHope Labs is delighted to announce to the public, a simple home-based test kit. The Synthetic Drug Test Kit is useful for conducting accurate urine tests and identifying abuse among vaping users.

    Recent reports, showing an increase in vaping related ailments, are highly disturbing as casualties affect many minors. With innovation from LifeHope Labs, drug tests are more easily accessible. Guardians and employees are able to administer quick urine tests for synthetic drugs, or other substances smoked in vaping products.Continue reading.

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