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Over 5,500 Synthetic Marijuana Packets Seized By Police

According to ABCActionNews.com, the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office in Bradenton, Fla. seized nearly 180 pounds of synthetic marijuana from 2 Shell gas stations. The stores are owned by the same people. Sheriff Brad Steube said the stores had been warned by letter on 3 different occasions to stop selling fake pot. Undercover officers purchased Spice […]

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, […]

Protest Stops Synthetic Drug Sales

A group of Turangi residents opposed to the sale of synthetic cannabis have won a week long battle to get the town’s sole supplier to withdraw all stocks of the party drug from sale – with some help from a good samaritan.

The protest action led to convenience store owner Sanjay Malaviya returning 60 per cent of the stock to two main suppliers who agreed to take it back and refund him the money.
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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…

Spice-K2 (Synthetic Cannabinoids) Slide Lecture

Synthetic Marijuana Slide Lecture

This 12 slide lecture on Spice and K2 (Synthetic Cannabinoids) with the latest information on legal issues, effects, poison control data, and the history of these class of drugs, a beginning look at what is possibly in generation 2 of synthetic cannabinoids, and other information such as the most current Poison Control Center Data Information and […]

Synthetic Marijuana And Kids – What Parents Should Look Out For

Synthetic Marijuana And Kids - What Parent's Should Look Out For

This is a webinar from The Partnership at Drugfree.org which provides a lot of facts about synthetic drugs, including Bath Salts and K2/Spice. It has some great information including a Tip Sheet for parents to use to help them identify some of the warning signs of Spice Addiction. You can listen and watch at the […]