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DEA reconsidering its ban on the herbal supplement kratom

After announcing that the herbal supplement kratom would be made as illegal as heroin, the Drug Enforcement Administration is now reconsidering its decision, a US official familiar with the process told STAT on Wednesday morning. In late August, the DEA announced that it would ban the substance for...
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