How Addiction Changed My Life

How Addiction Changed My Life

Laraine Jewell  9.03.2017
Alcohol and drug addiction affects more than just user. It also affects family and friends, who are usually the ones to pick up the pieces...
Neanderthals Actually Used 'Aspirin' Just Like Us

Neanderthals Actually Used 'Aspirin' Just Like Us

Sophie Gallagher  9.03.2017
Most people would agree that having a packet of tablets to hand that can magically make pain disappear is one of the marvels of modern...
Freud's Slip Up

Freud's Slip Up

Sturla Haugsgjerd  6.03.2017
Freud's original sin in the 1900s happened at the expense of hysterical women. In our century, drug addicts are at risk of being neglected. When...
Family Shares Shocking Photos Of Boy 'Spiked With Ecstasy' In Stark Warning

Family Shares Shocking Photos Of Boy 'Spiked With Ecstasy' In Stark Warning

Jasmin Gray  2.03.2017
Harrowing photos of a boy lying in a coma after his drink was “spiked with ecstasy” have been shared by his family to show...
Why A Clever Pupil Is More Likely To Smoke Cannabis As A Teenager

Why A Clever Pupil Is More Likely To Smoke Cannabis As A Teenager

Jasmin Gray  23.02.2017
Smart children are twice as likely to smoke cannabis as teenagers than their less academic peers, new research has revealed.  Pupils...
Theresa May's Religion Has Made Her A Drugs Policy 'Extremist', David Nutt Says

Theresa May's Religion Has Made Her A Drugs Policy 'Extremist', David Nutt Says

George Bowden  17.02.2017
Theresa May’s religious beliefs have made her an “extremist” on drugs policy, according to Professor...
My Murdered Son Was Let Down By Police - Please Help Families Like Mine

My Murdered Son Was Let Down By Police - Please Help Families Like Mine

Sarah Sak  17.02.2017
The police are now investigating a further 58 unexplained deaths involving GHB and young men. I think there is a real possibility that...
Teen Who Took Ecstasy Says Mum Was Right To Share Harrowing Coma Photos Online

Teen Who Took Ecstasy Says Mum Was Right To Share Harrowing Coma Photos Online

Jasmin Gray  13.02.2017
A teen who almost died after taking ecstasy at a house party says her mum was right to post harrowing images online of her in a coma -...
What Taking Speed Does To The Body: Amphetamine Can Age It Dramatically

What Taking Speed Does To The Body: Amphetamine Can Age It Dramatically

Natasha Hinde  10.02.2017
Speed, or amphetamine, abuse is becoming more widespread across the globe. People take the illegal drug to stay awake and energised...
Stanford Students Just Recreated A 5,000-Year-Old Chinese Beer

Stanford Students Just Recreated A 5,000-Year-Old Chinese Beer

Oscar Williams  8.02.2017
Step into any pub today and you’ll find a wide variety of beers on tap, but we’ll bet you none of them look quite like this... A...
Let's Talk About Gay Sex And Drugs

Let's Talk About Gay Sex And Drugs

Jamie Wareham  6.02.2017
I think it's a shame that it is impolite to bring up glory holes in most conversations, but I understand that isn't everyone's cup of tea....
Brexit Could Put The UK 'Second Rank' For Access To New Medicines

Brexit Could Put The UK 'Second Rank' For Access To New Medicines

Martha Gill  24.01.2017
Patients could face a delay of up to a year for new medicines as a result of Brexit, the Heath Secretary told MPs on Tuesday. Jeremy Hunt...
Toxic: Battling Addiction In The LGBT+ Community

Toxic: Battling Addiction In The LGBT+ Community

Oriol Roche i Morgó  19.01.2017
I moved to London just over a year ago, and was introduced almost immediately to the most active and vibrant LGBT+ scene that I had ever...
Poppy Widdison's Mother And Ex-Partner Jailed For 13 Years For Child's Death

Poppy Widdison's Mother And Ex-Partner Jailed For 13 Years For Child's Death

Kathryn Snowdon  19.01.2017
A mother and her former partner have been jailed for 13 years after being convicted of giving a four-year-old girl heroin, methadone and...