Ketamine has come a long way from general anesthetic to club drug to therapeutic psychedelic. Only the authorities would use it for the wrong reasons.
New York Governor-designate Kathy Hochul has been touched by the opioid crisis - her nephew died from an overdose. She plans to "champion policies to eradicate the specter of heroin and opioid abuse" as governor.
According to Dr. David Shetler, to feel any effect from the amphetamine chemical produced by the fungi in cicadas, you'd have to eat 100 of them.
While we routinely tout celebrities who smoke and advocate for weed, there are many that have had to overcome longtime drug dependencies and get sober. Three were in the news this week.
The latest hype in cannabis is Delta-8 THC. It's a minor cannabinoid that skirts around the law like CBD.