The DEA is concerned about a new product that more and more people are using to get an extra boost. It’s a leaf called ‘Kratom’ which comes from a tree native to Southeast Asia. It can be smoked or used to make tea. Some places are also offering gel caps. In low doses, it gives people a boost of energy, but in high doses it can make a person sleepy. The leaf is legal in the US but the DEA is taking a close look at it.
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