All posts created by Vicki Batts
07/18/2018 / By Vicki Batts

Where the federal government’s rights end and states’ rights begin has become a gray area over the last few decades.

http://www.opioids.news/2018-07-18-if-the-tenth-amendment-applies-to-marijuana-why-cant-all-medicine-be-a-states-rights-issue.html

06/25/2018 / By Vicki Batts

The opioid epidemic in the United States has become so prolific that now even local shellfish are testing positive for

http://www.opioids.news/2018-06-25-warning-shellfish-are-now-testing-positive-for-opioids.html

06/08/2018 / By Vicki Batts

Over the last five years, research has consistently pointed to a number of psychedelic drugs and plants as novel treatments

http://www.opioids.news/2018-06-08-psychedelic-drugs-found-to-be-therapeutic-big-pharma.html

04/23/2018 / By Vicki Batts

Could plant medicine be the solution to the pharma industry-created opioid epidemic? Despite being marked with stigmata, the cannabis plant

http://www.opioids.news/2018-04-23-people-who-use-medical-cannabis-are-less-likely-to-abuse-opioids-research-finds.html

03/02/2018 / By Vicki Batts

Past research has suggested that medical marijuana could be a viable solution to reducing the number of people who succumb

http://www.opioids.news/2018-03-02-medical-marijuana-vs-opioid-deaths.html

02/01/2018 / By Vicki Batts

The plague of the pharmaceutical industry’s flagship product — opioid pain-killers — has struck the United States, there is no

http://www.opioids.news/2018-02-01-big-pharma-sued-by-ny-mayor-opioid-epidemic-has-cost-the-city-500-million.html

11/08/2017 / By Vicki Batts

The fact that Big Pharma has been a driving force behind marijuana prohibition is hard to ignore — especially when

http://www.opioids.news/2017-11-08-cash-crop-the-real-reason-cannabis-approval-is-so-slow-is-because-big-pharma-wants-to-patent-it.html

06/06/2017 / By Vicki Batts

CBD oil has been in the spotlight recently due to its myriad of health and medicinal uses. Cannabidiol, which is

http://www.opioids.news/2017-06-06-famous-mma-fighter-bas-rutten-reveals-how-cbd-oil-helps-professional-fighters-stay-off-addictive-opioids.html

03/16/2017 / By Vicki Batts

OxyContin has practically become synonymous with the opioid epidemic currently plaguing the United States. The infamous drug’s manufacturer, Purdue Pharma,

http://www.opioids.news/2017-03-16-city-files-landmark-lawsuit-against-the-makers-of-oxycontin.html

09/30/2016 / By Vicki Batts

Earlier this year, 56 people were hospitalized over the course of two months and 15 died, thanks to what was

http://www.opioids.news/2016-09-30-synthetic-opioids-hit-the-streets-causing-deadly-side-effects.html