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Norfolk police charge 19 people with drug offences

19 people, in connection with supplying Class A drugs, have been charged by police. The charges followed an operation targeting County Line drug dealing in Norwich. The Norfolk and Suffolk Serious and Organised Crime Unit worked with officers from the Metropolitan Police to execute 17 warrants at Norwich and London addresses. These took place between…

Science

Tea or coffee? It’s in your genes

Studies carried out at Northwestern University in Illinois have revealed that your choice of hot beverage may not be the conscious decision you once thought it was. A study published in the Scientific Reports journal has suggested that in those with European ancestry, genetic variants may influence your perception of bitterness, and thus your preference…

Creative Writing

LONELINESS IS A FUCKING DRUG

Loneliness is a fucking drug. Once you first taste loneliness, It is as addictive, As hard to quit As the hardest drug I know. The hardest drug I know Is cocodomol. Cocodomol became my friend When at 13 I hurt my hip And I needed a full night’s sleep, When at 15 I first felt…

Features

Modafinil – effective or not?

Ever heard of smart drugs? What about Modafinil? Well according to a survey of almost 2000 students from UK universities, it seems 1 in 5 of us have tried it. The smart drug of smart drugs Modafinil (street name “daffy”) is part of a group of drugs called eugeroics that promote wakefulness and attentiveness. Usually…

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