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Synthetic Cannabis – Is It Like Real Weed?

Here is a video, courtesy of Karen Dobner of, explaining exactly what Synthetic Marijuana really is made from.

This drug is causing a lot of trouble for teens and young adults in the U.S. and other countries like Australia. The side effects have even resulted in death…

Australians Start Petition To Ban Synthetic Cannabis

Synthetic Drugs the threat is real

In a petition published on May 25, 2013, Brad Morrison asks the people of Bendigo, a city in the state of Victoria, Australia, to show the local government that they want synthetic cannabis banned and taken out of stores.

It was, apparently, written by one of the staff at…

Houston Area Synthetic Cannabis Warehouse Raided By DEA

DEA Busts Houston Warehouse With Synthetic Cannabis

In Houston, Texas, almost $700,000 worth of synthetic cannabis was confiscated by Federal Drug Enforcement Agency agents.

According to, the agents seized around 6,500 packages of herbal incense with names like Mr. Nice Guy, Mega Buzz, Serenity Now, Head Trip and Klimax.

Synthetic Cannabis Users Are Seeking Emergency Help

Dr. Adam Winstock from GlobalDrugSurvey and Dr. James Ramsey from TicTac discuss synthetic cannabis in this very informative video.

The Doctors talk about the way synthetic marijuana is manufactured, the chemicals that are sprayed on the plant material to produce the spice…

Mount Isa Police Seize Synthetic Cannabis

Synthetic cannabis haul seized in Mount Isa

Police in Mount Isa in north-west Queensland have seized what they believe to be a large quantity of synthetic cannabis. An operation has been targeting the sale of the drug, with officers yesterday searching a tattoo parlour. Superintendent Russell Miller says investigations are continuing in relation to identifying suppliers of synthetic drugs in the city. He says while they are often advertised as offering a legal “high”, synthetic cannabis can be extremely dangerous. “We’ll have contents analysed and charges possibly will be laid after that,” he said. “The compounds in the synthetic drugs are […]

Extreme Side Effects From Smoking ‘Legal Cannabis’

Street Names for Synthetic Marijuana

People are suffering weeks of vomiting, memory loss and mood swings as they try to quit legal synthetic cannabis drugs, a Marlborough addiction counsellor says. Wairau Hospital addiction services youth addictions counsellor Francesca Bellingham said the service was seeing a big rise in the number of people reporting with problems from synthetic cannabis and wanting help. Clients reported psychotic episodes, seizures, severe vomiting, racing heart and feeling unable to stand after smoking the legal highs. One client reported “intense” memory loss and others had vomiting and feelings of intense emotions, crying and feeling overwhelmed while trying to […]