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UN report reveals 348 new 'legal highs' - 5/20/2014
Agency report shows substances' global reach with young people in many regions preferring them to traditional illicit drugs
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Ketamine 'exciting' depression therapy - 4/3/2014
The illegal party drug ketamine is an "exciting" and "dramatic" new treatment for depression, say doctors who have conducted the first trial in the UK.
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New social marketing alcohol website for Derby Substance Misuse Services - 9/16/2013
Substance have recently completed the design and build of a new alcohol harm reduction website...
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Will the Great US Penal Reform Tip the Balance for Addicts? - 7/19/2013
In California and beyond, an unprecedented "experiment" is giving tens of thousands of nonviolent offenders...
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What We Can Learn From Celebrity Overdoses - 4/7/2013
Recently rapper Lil' Wayne was discharged after a six day hospital admission in Los Angeles...
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Shop ban on high-strength booze cuts street drinking crime by 50% - 4/7/2013
A town's ban on the sale of super strength lager and cider has led to a 50 per cent fall in reports of anti-social behaviour...
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Ecstasy and Memory Loss - 4/10/2012
RESEARCH at Edge Hill University has shown that “ecstasy” users perform worse on memory tasks than people who have never used the illegal drug.
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One foot in the rave: middle-age drug use rising - 4/10/2012
Illicit drug use among over-50s has risen sharply as the greying hippie generation ages.
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Mexxy to be illegal from tonight (5.4.12) - 4/10/2012
A 'legal high' will become illegal tonight when an order to temporarily ban it comes into effect.
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ACMD to consider methoxetamine ban - 3/23/2012
MXE being sold as safe Ketamine...
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