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Synthetic Drug 'Cloud 9' Causes Dozens of Hospitalizations

By John Lavitt

Michigan parents and state officials are taking action to protect teenagers from the synthetic cannabinoid. MORE  

Synthetic Cannabis May Be Miracle Cure for Arthritis

By Paul Gaita

While testing has been limited to lab rats so far, researchers are hopeful a pill will be available to the general public in five to 10 years. MORE  

Souped-Up Designer Drugs Flood Chicago O'Hare

By Bryan Le

Highly unpredictable new synthetic drugs—up to 800 times stronger than their natural counterparts—jet in from China and Europe every day. MORE  

Is "Annihilation" Upon Us?

By Bryan Le

The latest snappily-named synthetic drug is blamed for at least nine hospitalizations. MORE  

Is AM 2201 the Next "Deadly" Drug?

By McCarton Ackerman

A synthetic drug causes eight ODs in Charleston—and some strong reactions of another kind. MORE  

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