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Ailments related to synthetic marijuana likely to rise, experts say
Los Angeles Times

It’s been labeled incense, potpourri and herbal smoking blend, and it’s sold over the counter with brand names like Black Mamba, K2 and Spice. Though synthetic marijuana has, until recently, triggered relatively few emergency room admissions, a sudden surge in illnesses at hospitals in Denver may presage similar outbreaks in other parts of the country, experts say.