420 with CNW — Feds Seek Help in Understanding Whether Kratom, Cannabis Can Treat Pain

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As the short- and long-term effects of continued opioid use have become more apparent, people have started experimenting with safer alternatives. Cannabis and kratom, a tropical evergreen tree in the coffee family, have emerged as promising candidates. Cannabis has long been used as a medicine to treat everything from chronic pain to stress and anxiety. Leaves and leaf extracts from kratom, which is legal in the United States, have been used as a stimulant and sedative, and the natural substance has also been reported to be effective at treating chronic pain.A federal health agency is now conducting a review of studies into cannabis’s and kratom’s alleged pain-relieving abilities to see if the two could be used to treat chronic&Read More >>NOTE TO INVESTORS: The latest news and updates relating to The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (CSE: WTER) (NASDAQ: WTER) are available in the company’s newsroom at http://cnw.fm/WTERAbout CNW420

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