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June 6, 2019

Denver Decriminalizes Magic Mushroom Possession – Are They Dangerous?

Denver recently voted to decriminalize possession of psilocybin mushrooms, aka magic mushrooms. These psychoactive mushrooms can cause hallucinations, psychosis, and other effects when ingested. Still, psilocybin mushrooms aren’t exactly safe. Here’s more.
May 31, 2019
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Can Alcoholism Cause Dementia?

Alcoholism is problematic on its own, but the condition has been linked to memory problems and dementia. Banyan Boca explores the connection between alcoholism and dementia. Some alcohol-related brain damage and memory problems may be treated or even reversed.
May 28, 2019
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Meth Use Is on the Rise – What to Do

While the opioid epidemic receives national attention and substantial funding to combat its growth, another drug is causing considerable danger – meth. Meth addiction is on the rise, and meth overdoses are growing as well. Here is more on the growing meth problem and what to do to treat it.
April 2, 2019
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Kratom Salmonella Recalls

Kratom is readily available online, but is kratom safe? Many people are already worried about the questionable safety of kratom, and the new FDA recall of certain kratom products due to salmonella contamination shows that the drug is not as safe as people think.