Users have reported a wide range of symptoms, from bleeding gums and bloody noses to blood in the urine. These chemicals are called cannabinoids because they are similar to chemicals found in the marijuana plant, however their effects on health can be unpredictable, harmful, and even deadly. Melanie Arnold with IDPH said they've found a chemical used in rat poison in some of the victims.
If you have used the product and start experiencing severe, unexplained bleeding or bruising, or any reaction to using a synthetic cannabinoid, you should call 911 or go to an emergency room immediately, according to IDPH. "However, synthetic cannabinoids are unregulated and identifying a source or sources is hard".
The substance, synthetic cannabinoids-known to many as "spice" or "K2"-can be bought at gas stations, smoke shops, and online". In fact, they are not safe and may affect the brain much more powerfully than marijuana; their actual effects can be unpredictable and, in some cases, more unsafe or even life-threatening.
"We strongly urge everyone not to use synthetic cannabinoids", Shah added.
In the 1980s, synthetic cannabinoids were considered research compounds but they are now produced overseas, according to the CDC.
The two deaths occurred in Peoria County and Kane County, and cases have been reported in nine counties so far outside Chicago.
In the past few years, doctors have become familiar with the health outcomes people can face when they are exposed to synthetic cannabinoids, said Dr. Patrick Lank, an emergency physician and assistant professor of emergency medicine at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in IL.
Those enrolled in DACA had pinned their hopes on Democrats, who had continuously promised to win permanent legal status for them. Trump tweeted that "Mexico has the absolute power not to let these large "Caravans" of people enter their country".
Authorities said the suspect took off in a stolen white Chevrolet pickup truck with Kentucky plates, according to WSMV . Meacham was taken to Jennie Stuart Medical Center immediately after the incident where he was pronounced dead.
Look for the Yankees to finish 104-58 in 2018 and enter the postseason as the clear favorites to win the World Series. However, the Yankees still have a few holes on the roster, with questions in the lineup and in the starting rotation.
The Apple CEO also attacked Facebook's advertising business model and called for increased regulation of social media . The verbal jabs revolve around Facebook's business model, which is built off your data to craft targeted ads.
The other sister in the Miller long-distance duo, Aleah Miller, took third place in the 800-meter run in 2:29.74. Washington's boys 400-meter relay team of Bender, Nate Busch, Johnny Duncan and Bryce Meyer also placed fourth.
She is not married. " There was this actress there. that's just, like, doing the mostest ", Haddish told the magazine . When Haddish told Beyonce that she was going to beat that person, the singer told her to relax and just have fun.
But with them they are so erratic, you just don't know. "We want the fight, they want the fight, the public want the fight". It explains why Joshua tipped the scales at almost a stone lighter than he did for his previous fight. "I am the man".
The department estimated that 710,000 immigrant visa applicants and 14 million non-immigrant visa applicants would be affected. It expands the Trump administration's plan to evaluate threats and benefits associated with potential immigrants and visitors.
Actress Roseanne Barr reacts as she arrives at the 75th Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., January 7, 2018. It is the show's 11th season, but with a 21-year gap since its initial nine-season run.
If they still cannot get a household to cooperate, nonrespondents can be fined or prosecuted - though in practice they rarely are. Santa Clara County this week filed a request under the Freedom of Information Act to obtain more information about how the U.C.
A Spanish judge last week issued global and European arrest warrants for Ponsati and other separatist leaders, including former regional president Carles Puigdemont.
New York City pasted by heaviest April snow since 1982
Meanwhile, in the Bronx, the New York Yankees' home opener against the Tampa Bay Rays was postponed until Tuesday at 4:05 p.m. Accumulations of 5 to 8 inches are likely in this area, with 10 inches possible in McLeod, Sibley, Carver and Scott counties.
A Look Back at Texas Rangers' Opening Days in 1972, 1994
HOUSTON STARTER LHP DALLAS KEUCHEL (14-5, 2.90) was 3-1 with a 2.92 ERA for four starts against the Rangers last season. He hit six more homers in the postseason, including five in the World Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Mets Blast Cardinals In Callaway's Debut As Manager
New Met Adrian Gonzalez plated fellow new Met Todd Frazier with a double to give the Mets a 4-3 lead with one out. The Mets broke the game open in the fifth inning, sending 10 hitters to the plate and scoring five times .
US President Trump slams Amazon for paying 'no taxes'
Seattle-based Amazon has fought for years against collecting sales tax , but now collects it in states that have a sales tax . Third-party vendors had sales of $32 billion on Amazon in 2017, although some of those sales were outside of North America.
Malala visits hometown in Swat Valley
In a televised interview with Geo TV, she said that the country, which has long battled extremism, is "becoming better". The human rights activist arrived in the capital Islamabad on Friday where she met Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi.
Great weather for the holiday weekend
Next week brings at least a slight chance of rain nearly everyday except Wednesday but chances of seeing rain everyday are small. River levels remain high and continue to rise along the Sabine with increased releases resulting in higher forecast crests.