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DRUID Final Day: The short flight home

I’ve arrived back to the Concateno head office in Abingdon. Took off in the sunshine, and landed in the sunshine….how often does that happen in Europe? During the flight I took out my notebook to go through the plethora of notes I took over the course of the two day conference. Looking over everything again, I think these are the main things I took away… Continue reading

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Day 2: DRUID conference – more interesting Drug Driving facts

Today’s sessions focused on an in depth look at the results. For me these were the most interesting things from this morning’s session…
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Keeping up with the latest designers

A look at how new drug testing methods can help to keep up with the constant development of new designer/synthetic drugs. Continue reading

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Cocaine: Losing the hearts and minds

Two recent studies might help explain why the UK consumes more cocaine than any country in Europe… Continue reading

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Mephedrone use is continuing despite the change in legislation

Mephedrone (also known as 4-methylmethcathinone) was classified under the UK Misuse of Drugs Act on 16 April 2010 as a Class B drug. A recent study by Kings College London and published The Lancet1, found that despite the change in … Continue reading

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