70.Kratom, An Age-old Herbal Remedy Resurfaces

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Pain, Anxiety, Concentration, and Addiction Withdrawal: Kratom

Old Herbal Cures resurface in the herbal world all the time. Sometimes, they hit our main stream culture as super foods or super cures, and sometimes they’re vilified. Most often, those extreme takes on the plants our ancestors knew well are born from ignorance about the plant or the cultural context in which we humans first befriended it. Today, we’re demystifying the latest old herbal to venture into mainstream American culture: Kratom. Join us as we explore the history, use, and safety issues around this member of the coffee family.

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