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Kratom madness in the news ; our reply!

June 29, 2013


We have seen a number of kratom stories in the news lately, whereby kratom was being portrayed by some websites and newspapers as a dangerous new drug. For those willing to read beyond headlines only, I have added a letter and comment from Jonny. Jonny is an active member of the Kratom Association, who spends a […]

Doop Addiction and Recovery with Kratom, a Testimonial

May 30, 2012


Experience shared below is from an ex-junkie who has been using kratom for a year now. She explains her struggles and how she found kratom, kratom is used by various former addicts as a safe alternative and as a herb to help them taper their addiction. My friend Peter, owner of, first told me […]

Iowa planning a kratom ban?

April 9, 2012


Representative Baudler, a 71 year old ex-state trooper from Iowa, learned about kratom 2 weeks ago. Only 2 hours later he decided that kratom should be banned. Why? No one knows for sure. From his appearance in the press one can clearly conclude that he has no idea what kratom is. According to this Baudler, […]

Keep Kratom Legal !

April 3, 2012


The legal status of Kratom is under threat in some places.  Due to to work of irresponsible vendors, who have been presenting it as though it’s a powerful drug or ‘legal high’,  kratom is showing up more and more on lawmakers radars. In short time only we have seen initiates from senators in the states […]

Kratom regions, strains and differences. Does it matter or is it all the same ?

March 27, 2012


Always interesting to see the various opinions about the different powders and their effect. Some claim all kratom is the same and others swear by a certain powder from a specific seller.  So what is going on? A number of resellers are indeed selling the same powder under a number of various names, Indo kratom, […]

Kratom, what it is, what it does and why it should stay available

February 28, 2012


Dustin, a Kratom Association member gives his personal view and shares his experiences with kratom. Dustin is worried that this great herb might be banned in the future, below he explains why it is a bad idea.   Kratom, derived from a Thai word for a species of tree known as Mitragyna speciosa, is a large tree […]

Don’t let them ban kratom, please take action!

February 28, 2012


(UPDATE.  A week after this article was published , Senator Crowe decided that kratom should stay available for those who wanted and/or needed it.  Thanks to the  kratomassociation members and various kratom users who actively expressed their concerns, the senator decided to propose an age limit for kratom buyers,  a decision that was welcomed by both kratom users […]