Support The American Kratom Association ~

Hi guys! If you want to help support the American Kratom Association here’s a fun way to do so. Beverly Schultz Kramp is making fabulous T-shirts and the proceeds go to the AKA. As you can see, these shirts will spark up conversations in ways for you to advocate to others. They’re reasonably priced also!Continue reading “Support The American Kratom Association ~”

What Will Happen If We Remain Silent. Speak Up. Use Your Voice.

Hi everyone.. As you can see I’m not going anywhere no matter how long Facebook wants to block me, no matter how many times people steal content and report me, I’m here to stay. I will keep writing. However, I hope you will follow or subscribe because it is getting harder and harder to spreadContinue reading “What Will Happen If We Remain Silent. Speak Up. Use Your Voice.”

Misconception #18 ~ Kratom Is To Blame For 91 Deaths. FACT CHECK: FALSE.

How can someone SORT of die from SOMETHING?? It doesn’t happen. When it comes to death and poison, it’s either toxic or it’s not. How can a substance be sort of deadly?? Maybe if we’re talking about prescription Fentanyl/ morphine-like opioids, then there are risks involved. But, how can ‘associated’ and ‘characteristics’ of DEATH actuallyContinue reading “Misconception #18 ~ Kratom Is To Blame For 91 Deaths. FACT CHECK: FALSE.”

Zero Reason To Condemn This Plant

Caffeine, A partial agonist ..Same as Kratom, Mitragyna Speciosa The stimulant effect of coffee comes largely from the way it acts on the adenosine receptors in the neural membrane. Adenosine is a central nervous system neuromodulator that has specific receptors. When adenosine binds to its receptors, neural activity slows down, and you feel sleepy. AdenosineContinue reading “Zero Reason To Condemn This Plant”

We Are The Faces Of Kratom. We Are The Faces Of America, With Ryan Kane.

Kratom does not impair or alter the mind in any intoxicating sort of way. It has alkaloids in it and attaches partially to receptors in the brain, the same way as coffee, cheese, sugar, and chocolate. Here is Ryan Kane’s heartfelt and amazing true story. ‘I was a long time opioid/opiate addict. I started takingContinue reading “We Are The Faces Of Kratom. We Are The Faces Of America, With Ryan Kane.”

We Are The Faces Of Kratom. We Are The Faces Of America, With Dave Roberts.

Some men are clearly Princes. Dave Roberts is one of those Princes. Beloved son, husband, father, and advocate for Kratom, Mitragyna Speciosa, this is his amazing true story. ‘At the age of 3 years old, I was taken from my mom and sister. My dad who was married to the sheriff’s cousin got a letterContinue reading “We Are The Faces Of Kratom. We Are The Faces Of America, With Dave Roberts.”

Addiction, Behavior, And Mental Illness ~

Kratom has been used by mankind successfully, for centuries. To date, there have been no deaths or overdoses caused by Kratom, alone. ANY death that has been remotely related to Kratom ALWAYS involves poly drug use that included deadly drugs, like heroin and fentanyl. The person and their behavior is the problem. Do not blameContinue reading “Addiction, Behavior, And Mental Illness ~”

Misconception #17 All Addiction Is Unhealthy. Any Kind Of Dependency Is Unhealthy. FACT CHECK: FALSE.

Since the BEGINNING OF TIME…. We as human beings have always Always ALWAYS depended on ‘things’. For example, we NEED food to survive. Therefore, we are literally DEPENDENT on our food supply. When we were born, we relied on our mothers to feed us and were dependent on breast milk, in order to live aContinue reading “Misconception #17 All Addiction Is Unhealthy. Any Kind Of Dependency Is Unhealthy. FACT CHECK: FALSE.”

We Are The Faces Of Kratom. We Are The Faces Of America, With Amanda Delzer.

Amanda Delzer is an example of what it means to see it through. Her story is full of perseverance, hope, and grace. As a mental health nurse, I would like to apologize to you on behalf of your prescribing doctor. Once again, the mental healthcare system has failed. This is an example of how poorContinue reading “We Are The Faces Of Kratom. We Are The Faces Of America, With Amanda Delzer.”

Misconception #16 Kratom Is Harmfully Addictive, More So Than Caffeine, Chocolate, Cigarettes, Or Sugar. FACT CHECK: FALSE

I believe that addictions are the same as habits. Therefore, I wholeheartedly believe that we can turn a toxic habit into a healthy one. As a psych nurse I studied extensively, behavioral modification. Something that stuck with me is that every single behavior is LEARNED. Also, that we cannot ever really eliminate ‘bad behaviors’. WeContinue reading “Misconception #16 Kratom Is Harmfully Addictive, More So Than Caffeine, Chocolate, Cigarettes, Or Sugar. FACT CHECK: FALSE”