There's extreme social shame around doing drugs, and yet the underground drug scene is thriving in Tokyo.
Despite being relatively non-toxic, LSD is powerful and mixing it with other drugs can be a risky ride.
We asked them.
Why do some people feel wide awake on weed, tired on MDMA and chill on stimulants?
The combo can be relaxing and euphoric. But it can also cause memory loss, disorientation and even seizures.
"I'll never forget my mum yelling, 'YOU’RE DOING BARBITURATES?!?' at 8AM on the Lord's day."
Hydromorphone, AKA "Dilly", is now available to people who aren't ready or able to quit opioids.
Read before your next vacation.
In some parts of the world it conjures wild memories from the 2010s. In Russia, it's more popular than weed.
Imprecise medical classifications have concealed that the opioid epidemic is somehow even worse than we thought.
A look at the opioid problem in Estonia suggests that fentanyl is likely to replace heroin for good in some parts of the world.
The Global Drug Survey wants to understand how the world uses drugs, and help them do so in the safest possible way.