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Synthetic 'Spice' Wreaking Havoc Across Russia

By McCarton Ackerman

Use of the popular synthetic weed has spread across the globe, causing the same problems overseas as it does in the U.S. MORE  

District of Columbia Classifies Synthetic Pot As Schedule I Drug

By McCarton Ackerman

Synthetic weed like K2 and Spice is now in the same category as heroin and crack cocaine. At least in D.C. MORE  

Sen. Charles Schumer Urges DEA to Ban Synthetic Drugs

By Desiree Bowie

The senator from New York wants synthetic marijuana to become a Schedule I drug. MORE  

How Does Synthetic Marijuana Affect the Brain?

By Paul Gaita

A recent article from Forbes examined the potential dangers of synthetic weed. MORE  

The Dangers of Synthetic Marijuana

By Jessica Zimmer

What is actually in synthetic weed? You'll be surprised. What is the high like? More surprise. Is it worth it? Read on. MORE  

Morning Roundup: Sept. 23, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Hundreds of veterans given free marijuana in Colorado, Ink Master host Chris Nunez arrested for DUI, and drunk man bathes in church holy water. MORE  

Turkey Struggling With Synthetic Drug 'Bonzai'

By McCarton Ackerman

A new form of synthetic cannabis has caused a rash of schizophrenia-like behavior and heart failure among users. MORE  

New Hampshire Declares 'State of Emergency' Over Synthetic Drugs

By McCarton Ackerman

A spate of recent overdoses from 'Smacked' has led the governor to take drastic action. MORE  

Teen Dies In Coma After Smoking Synthetic Marijuana

By Bryan Le

The parents of 19-year-old Connor Eckhardt hope to warn others about the dangers of synthetic pot. MORE  

Minnesota Launches Synthetic Drug Awareness Website

By McCarton Ackerman

KnowTheDangers.com is designed to educate the public about the harms synthetic drugs can cause. MORE  

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