Multiple mayors and political parties are pro regulation.
Member of parliament Kathalijne Buitenweg: “The government doesn’t have to produce the xtc pills themselves, but must take control.” Xtc is the most used drug after alcohol and cannabis in Dutch nightlife. “I find it inevitable that the Netherlands will also regulate the consumption of ecstasy in addition to the use of cannabis. Production must […]
Sleepless fish could keep you swimming all night long.
According to a new study published on eLife, a team of neuroscientists at Florida Atlantic University have found “the first evidence of genetic and neuronal changes that contribute to the evolution of sleep loss”. This new scientific discovery comes thanks to a little fish known as the Mexican tetra. This species of fish exists in […]
New York – Police have arrested a Bronx man for allegedly dealing thousands of dollars worth of crack and cocaine out of a McDonald’s he managed, prosecutors say. NBC New York reports: Frank Guerrero, 26, was arrested by NYPD and ICE Homeland Secruity Investigation agents early Wednesday morning at the 24-hour McDonald’s where he was […]
This new forensic test means police will soon be able to detect if people have been using cocaine via their fingerprints within seconds. Scientists from the Netherlands and UK, designed a small e paper spray mass spectrometry technique uses a special type of paper that detects chemicals in people’s sweat, created when they metabolise cocaine. […]
This has to be up there as one of the biggest festival faux-pas’ in history. A not-so-lucky young man was arrested at a festival after writing his name and phone number on a bag of drugs. Photos released by Australia’s Queensland Police show a large plastic bag with brown powder inside, and “MDMA if found […]
In the Netherlands purity is highest, at 68.8 per cent.
A new study by American Addiction Centers has revealed that only 34.7% of ecstasy pills in circulation in the United States contain MDMA. The study is an important one as far as drug safety concerns go, as explained by the AAC in their introduction: “Pure ecstasy includes a single ingredient: MDMA. Anything else has been modified to […]
Seth Troxler called ketamine “the heroin of our time” and Brooklyn nightclub House of Yes made an entire musical about it: Ketamine. Kitty. Ket. K. The Sleepy Sauce. These are a lot of users that claim ket is the best drug, but doctors? Looks like a leading doctor did take to the web last week […]
Adelaide, Australia – How many cups of coffee does it take to get you going in the morning? If the answer is many, the invention of a turbo-powered superbrew that is so strong it comes with a health warning might put your habit into perspective. A cafe in Adelaide, Australia, is serving the “Asskicker,” a concoction of […]