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Jefferson County - Drugs - In the News
  Posted on: Monday, March 11, 2019
Kratom-Related Poisonings Are Soaring, Study Finds
Source: Health Day News
Kratom is often marketed by its fans as being “safe” because it is plant based.  People use it to treat pain, anxiety and depression. Others use it recreationally because it can provide a euphoric high. And, with the increase in opioid abuse nationwide, there are people using kratom to treat withdrawal symptoms.
 
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