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Mashable
British medical journal blasts e-cigarette safety studyTrying to understand the risks behind the use of e-cigarettes just got more dif
British medical journal blasts e-cigarette safety study
Mashable / Posted 6 days ago
Trying to understand the risks behind the use of e-cigarettes just got more difficult. British medical journal The Lancetblasted the methodology of a report released last week by Public Health England that said e-cigarette use is about 95% less... Read more
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Daily Mail
E-cigarette industry funded experts who ruled vaping is safe: Official advice is based on research scientists in the pay of manufacturers
E-cigarette industry funded experts who ruled vaping is safe
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
: Official advice is based on research scientists in the pay of manufacturers PHE called for electronic 'nicotine sticks' to be prescribed on the NHS Agency claimed using e-cigarettes is... Read more
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Independent
Government issues damning response to 200,000-signature cannabis legalisation petitionThe petition that urges the Government to "make the production, sale and use of
Government issues damning response to 200,000-signature cannabis legalisation petition
Independent / Posted 8 days ago
The petition that urges the Government to "make the production, sale and use of cannabis legal" has 203,466 signatures at the time of writing. The text of the petition claims that the legalisation of cannabis "could bring in £900 million in taxes... Read more
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Ekklesia
Branson leads call for inquiry into Home Office ‘aid for executions’High profile public figures including Sir Richard Branson and Lord Macdonald QC
Branson leads call for inquiry into Home Office ‘aid for executions’
Ekklesia / Posted 22 days ago
High profile public figures including Sir Richard Branson and Lord Macdonald QC, the former director of public prosecutions, have called for an urgent inquiry into the UK’s role in anti-narcotics operations that could help fund executions in... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Branson Leads Call for Inquiry into Home Office 'Aid for Executions'LONDON - High profile public figures including Sir Richard Branson and Lord Mac
Branson Leads Call for Inquiry into Home Office 'Aid for Executions'
CommonDreams.org / Posted 24 days ago
LONDON - High profile public figures including Sir Richard Branson and Lord Macdonald QC, the former director of public prosecutions, have called for an urgent inquiry into the UK’s role in anti-narcotics operations that could help fund executions in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Can magic mushrooms cure schizophrenia?Magic mushrooms growing in the wild. Photo / NZ Herald A hallucinogenic drug d
Can magic mushrooms cure schizophrenia?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 25 days ago
Magic mushrooms growing in the wild. Photo / NZ Herald A hallucinogenic drug derived from magic mushrooms is being given to human guinea pigs in a controversial experiment aimed at curing schizophrenia. Professor David Nutt, who was sacked as a... Read more
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Evening Standard
Sam Leith: Air shows - the high-risk activity we pay to seeTom Chivers of BuzzFeed recently ridiculed scare stories about “deadly” nitrous
Sam Leith: Air shows - the high-risk activity we pay to see
Evening Standard / Posted a month ago
Tom Chivers of BuzzFeed recently ridiculed scare stories about “deadly” nitrous oxide — now known in the press as “hippy crack” — by looking at the stats and used them to argue that Raheem Sterling, the Manchester City player recently photographed... Read more
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Independent
Nitrous oxide campaigners stage mass 'laughing gas' inhalation outside ParliamentCampaigners sat on the Parliament Square lawn to take part in the event to prot
Nitrous oxide campaigners stage mass 'laughing gas' inhalation outside Parliament
Independent / Posted 1 months ago
Campaigners sat on the Parliament Square lawn to take part in the event to protest against the proposed Psychoactive Substances Bill on Saturday. In an attempt to tackle legal highs, the government's bill intends to prohibit the sale of... Read more
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heraldscotland
Hundreds join balloon party outside parliament to protest against legal crackdown on "hippy crack"But under the Psychoactive Substances Bill currently passing through the UK Par
Hundreds join balloon party outside parliament to protest against legal crackdown on "hippy crack"
heraldscotland / Posted 1 months ago
But under the Psychoactive Substances Bill currently passing through the UK Parliament - and which will apply equally in Scotland once it passes into statute - the supply of nitrous oxide for recreational purposes will be criminalised along with the... Read more
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International Business Times
Protesters mass inhale nitrous oxide outside Parliament in demonstration against new Psychoactive Substances BillThe Psychedelic Society today organised the mass inhalation using the hashtag #
Protesters mass inhale nitrous oxide outside Parliament in demonstration against new Psychoactive Substances Bill
International Business Times / Posted 1 months ago
The Psychedelic Society today organised the mass inhalation using the hashtag #mymindmychoice from 3pm. In a blog post published on the Huffington Post director of The Psychedelic Society, Stephen Reid, said that it should be up to the consumer if... Read more
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thebee
Mass Inhalation Of Laughing Gas At ParliamentHundreds of people will inhale laughing gas outside Parliament today to show th
Mass Inhalation Of Laughing Gas At Parliament
thebee / Posted 1 months ago
Hundreds of people will inhale laughing gas outside Parliament today to show their opposition to a proposed law on psychoactive substances. The mass inhalation of nitrous oxide is to protest against the Government's plans to crackdown on legal... Read more
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