Coffea trees are one of the world’s most valued plants.  Coffee trees are limited to subtropical and tropical climates because they are unable to tolerate freezing.  The berries on the trees contain two beans. Using these seeds, coffee drinking began in the Mid-East and made its way to Italy by the seventeenth century. Coffee beans are seeds of fruit.  Several species of bushes in the genus of Coffea and memebers of the…
Drugs are regulated to prevent abuse and assure their proper use.  Drugs are built off the compounds  of plants. The compounds themselves are not drugs. They are dietary supplements and have only fig-leaves of government regulation The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is the agency responsible for safeguarding both these products but dietary supplements like ginkgo bilboa, echinacea, and ginseng are pretty much unregulated. The FDA is concerned only with…
The controversy over medicinal marijuana is pretty much over. Its now a matter of time before its legal nationwide. Once the drug is legalized, abuse will surely follow. To deny this it to deny the obvious. But this does not warrant a return to abolition. The predicament, as a nation, is alarmingly serious.   As an advocate in favor of medicinal marijuana legalization, this drug, in this form, should be…