David Hillier

Drugs

What It's Like Being a Problematic Drug User at Christmas

"My family had no idea: I drink a lot of Diet Coke and they just thought I was hyper or, when I was coming down, they thought I was just having a depressive moment."
David Hillier
12.27.18
alcohol

If You Get Crushing Hangxiety When You Drink, This Could Be Why

A new study has explored all that existential dread you feel after drinking half a bottle of tequila.
David Hillier
11.27.18
Drugs

This Man Took 140 Drugs and Wrote a Harm Reduction Bible

We spoke to Dominic Milton Trott about 'The Honest Drugs Book'.
David Hillier
9.3.18
Tops Off

Why Some Guys Love Taking Their Shirts Off in Public

In almost every friendship group, there will be one guy who regularly gets shirtless where no one else would. But why? What is his motivation?
David Hillier
8.7.18
Drugs

This Is What Will Happen to Your Dog If You Give It Weed

Side-note: do not give your dog weed.
David Hillier
7.26.18
Drugs

Can a Comedown Kill You?

It often feels like it can – but can it really?
David Hillier
7.17.18
Festivals

How Our Bodies Adapt to Withstand Festivals

This is how your body and brain helps you push through that four-day bender.
David Hillier
6.14.18
Drugs

This Piece of Art Is Made Out of 4,000 Ecstasy Pills

And you could win it by entering a competition whose proceeds go towards a brilliant cause.
David Hillier
6.14.18
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Four People Tell Us How Quitting Weed Changed Their Lives

Following reports that a third of weed smokers have tried and failed to quit, we spoke to former stoners about what motivated them to stop smoking.
David Hillier
5.14.18
Sex

Why Do You Get Horny When You're Hungover?

An important question that needs answering.
David Hillier
4.14.18
ADVERTISING

12 Slightly Unbelievable Adverts for Booze and Cigarettes

We spoke to Jim Heimann, the editor of a new Taschen book about alcohol and tobacco ads from the 20th century.
David Hillier
2.8.18
Science

These Were the Biggest Scientific Developments of 2017


According to two Fellows of the Royal Society.
David Hillier
12.15.17
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