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October 11, 2023
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17 Things I Learned From Using Kratom For 17 Years

Chris has used Kratom for 17 years. Here's what he learned...

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April 01, 2022
4 min read

Things You Will Love About Kanna Extract

The Kanna plant, also known as “Sceletium tortuosum” is an alkaloid producing succulent from South Africa. In this article we explore everything about this...

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March 25, 2022
7 min read

Kratom Extract vs Kratom Powder - Best Uses

Kratom enthusiasts have their preferred products, and many have often asked the question: Is Kratom Extract or Kratom Powder better? In this article we...

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March 11, 2022
5 min read

Everything You Need to Know About Thai Kratom - Origins, Effects, Benefits, Strains, and Variations

Thai Kratom has always been a popular Kratom strain. In this article we’re going to explore everything about Thai Kratom. It's color strains, origins,...

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March 04, 2022
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5 min read

Is Vaping Kratom Your Best Choice?

Vaping has been growing in popularity here in the United States, and recently people have begun to explore vaping kratom. Whether it's an eliquid...

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February 28, 2022
4 min read

What We Know About Yellow Kratom - Effects, Uses, Reviews, and More

Yellow Vein Kratom is most associated with feelings of Clean Energy, Relaxation, and relief from physical discomfort. In this article we explore everything about...

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February 18, 2022
5 min read

Is Kratom Legal in California?

Kratom has been growing in popularity in the United States, but it has faced legal challenges in a handful regions. In 2016 the City...

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February 11, 2022
5 min read

Everything You Can Know About Kratom Bars - Origins, Benefits, Menu, and More

A combination of traditional watering hole, cafe, and smoothie, Kratom Bars are a popular trend among people looking to socialize while maintaining a healthy lifestyle. In this article...

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February 04, 2022
4 min read

Can Kratom Help With Weight Loss?

Maintaining a healthy weight is integral to maintaining a healthy lifestyle. In this article we explore how Kratom (Mitragyna Speciosa) can help boost your...

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January 28, 2022
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5 min read

Bentuangie Kratom - Origins, Benefits, Dosage, Reviews, and More

Bentuangie Kratom (sometimes called Chocolate Kratom, or Royal Kratom) is a rare strain that undergoes a fermentation process causing its effects to become more...

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January 21, 2022
8 min read

Where You Can Buy the Best Bali Kratom

Kratom (Mitragyna Speciosa) is a tropical tree found throughout Southeast Asia, and whose leaves can produce a variety of different effects. In this article...

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January 14, 2022
6 min read

Types of Kratom and Their Effects

Kratom comes in a variety of different strains, each of which can have different effects. In this article we explore the different types of...

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January 07, 2022
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The Best Green Vein Kratom Strains - Effects, Uses, Reviews, and More

Kratom is a tropical plant native to Malaysia, whose white, green, and red strains produce a variety of effects. In this article we explore...

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