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3 Myths About Legal Highs

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1. Legal Highs aren’t as potent as other drugs
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They can actually be more potent and just as dangerous as cocaine, cannabis and ecstasy.

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2. They’re ‘safe’
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The chemicals in legal highs have often never been used in drugs for human consumption before. This means no one has tested them to know if they’re safe.

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3. They’re legal
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Drugs will no longer be sold or branded as ‘legal’. The Psychoactive Substances (legal highs) Act 2016 came into effect in May 2016 and applies across the UK

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