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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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,

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