What is K2?

Author: Ashley Haynes, MD K2 is one of many names for a group of drugs called synthetic cannabinoids.  They are often referred to as “synthetic marijuana” or “fake weed”.  These drugs are different from marijuana, however, because they are not natural plant material, but man-made chemicals.  They act on similar areas of the brain as Read more about What is K2?[…]

What Are Bath Salts?

Author: Ashley Haynes, MD “Bath Salts” are the common name for a group of drugs called “synthetic cathinones”.  These drugs are very similar to amphetamines.  Natural cathinone is found in the plant khat, which is not legal to import to the US. Other common names include Cloud Nine, Ivory Wave, Vanilla Sky, Flakka, but hundreds Read more about What Are Bath Salts?[…]