Excerpt: The opioid crisis is one of the biggest stories in the U.S. with tens of thousands of Americans dying from opioid overdoses. So why would the FDA crack down on a substance that may help save lives?
Some say the agency has actually been involved in a massive disinformation campaign against a substance called kratom. What is kratom, and why is the FDA fighting so hard against it?
This is a Reality Check you won’t get anywhere else. Another White House administration is making fighting the opioid epidemic a top priority. And again, the focus is on the wrong thing.
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