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Is Kratom the Plant That Heals, or Kills?

As overdose deaths from opioid pain relievers soar, more people say a plant called kratom, grown largely in Thailand, and its derivatives, are alternatives to pain killers and can wean them off opiates. But others say it merely creates another form of addiction and danger

Source: Bioethics Bulletin by the Berman Institute of Bioethics.

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