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Convenience Store Found With 600 Bags Of Spice

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  In Sweetwater, Florida, an owner of a convenience store was arrested after police discovered his store selling synthetic marijuana. This was the second time Spice was found in his store. NBCMiami.com reports the owner as a Basheer Mustafa who is 26 years old. According to police, the Quick Pik convenience store was under surveillance […]

Man Convicted Of Selling Synthetic Marijuana In Virginia Beach

According to HamptonRoads.com, a 33 year-old named Robert Charles Beatty, was arrested in August when he was found with 136 pounds of synthetic marijuana. Police raided his home and found 62 kilos of Spice in packages named “G-13”, “Mr. Happy”, “California Dreams” and “Hypnotic”. Beatty admitted to police that he had been selling the synthetic […]

Students Hear About The Dangers Of ‘Fake Weed’

“Spice” is hardly nice. In fact, the so-called “fake weed” is potentially toxic, yet has become a “designer drug” and “fad” amongst teenagers. Spice, also known as K-2, is being sold as a herbal incense. Although a warning — “not for human consumption” — is tacked to each label, the synthetic material produces two to five times the “high” as marijuana, yet in some cases, has been deadly.[…]

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 […]

Synthetic Pot Use Can Mimic Symptoms of Prenatal Disorder

Effects of this unregulated drug are unpredictable, researchers caution. TUESDAY, May 7 (HealthDay News) — Women who use synthetic marijuana during pregnancy can develop symptoms similar to those associated with eclampsia and preeclampsia, according to a new study. Although women with these serious prenatal conditions get better after delivery, researchers in California pointed out that pregnant women with a drug problem do not. Synthetic marijuana, also known as “Spice Gold,” is similar to marijuana, except the easily accessible drug can’t be detected with a standard urine drug test. The researchers also cautioned that the effects of this unregulated drug, […]

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 […]

Is Spice Bad For You?

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It’s legal. It can’t be that bad, right?

When you are using a drug like Spice (Synthetic Marijuana) , you are dealing with a lot of unknowns. Due to the recent introduction of the product and the ever-changing chemical components, you can never be 100% sure you are using the same…