Imagine waking up to what sounds like a tornado warning or amber alert coming from your phone. This time though it is a warning that fentanyl is killing people in your community. In order to prevent more deaths from drug overdose, students in Baltimore have done just that.
Back in November of 2016, the DEA postponed their decision to schedule kratom as a Schedule 1 drug. Schedule I drugs, substances, or chemicals are defined as drugs with no acceptable medical use and a high potential for abuse.
Over the years, people have used all kinds of substances to get intoxicated. The newest substance may be one of the most disturbing so far. People are taking Imodium A-D to get high. That’s right, an anti-diarrhea over-the-counter medication is being used by people to get high.
On Thursday, Jeff Sessions overturned Obama Era legislation that discourages federal level prosecution of companies and individuals in states where marijuana is legalized. This produced an up roar from not only avid pot smokers but representatives in states where marijuana is legal at state level.
Agents at the DEA claim that just as they were going to make an example of one of the biggest pharmaceutical companies in the US, things fell apart.
The FDA this week released a letter to a couple of companies with two products that would be idiotic to the point of funny if it wasn’t for the dangers they present. The two products which prompted the FDA’s letters are Coco Loko, a snortable chocolate and Legal Lean Syrup.
With incidents of both Opiates and Methamphetamines use skyrocketing across America over the last several years, a new drug has entered the black market. Going by the street name Johnnys, the drug is prescribed for everything from pain relief to insomnia.
After years of cocaine use declining in the United States, it is now on the upswing. This seems to be a case of supply driving demand. Since 2013, the production of coca leaves, the main ingredient in cocaine has skyrocketed in Colombia.
Marijuana and its legality have been perhaps one of the most debated topics across the country over the last decade. It seems to be leaning in the direction of becoming more broadly accepted with more states each year making it legal for at least medical use.
Dogs have long been known as man’s best friend and they play a huge role in our daily life. Whether it is companionship or service dogs, they go with us on some crazy adventures and travel most of the places people go…