valium

Drugs

The Hidden Killer of Dundee's Street Drug Users

We spoke to drug workers and users about what's going on in the "drug death capital of Europe".
Francisco Garcia
11.7.18
XANXIETY

This Is What Five Generations of Benzo Addiction Looks Like

From Xanax to valium, people of different ages talk about how they became reliant on a benzodiazepine.
Max Daly
3.22.18
XANXIETY

How Xanax Became the British Teenager's Drug of Choice

With counterfeit Xans readily available on the dark web, a generation of teenagers have found out the hard way that the pills aren't as easygoing as they first thought.
Hannah Ewens
1.26.18
Drugs

We Need to Talk About Our Generation's Xanax Problem

In the US and UK, use is way up – as are the harms being caused by people overdoing it.
James Nolan
8.23.17
Stuff

Stories of the Times People's Parents Caught Them in the Act

We're all capable of being extreme disappointments to the people who made us.
Tom Usher
10.4.16
The Wall Street Issue

The Peony Pavilion

Short fiction from the Wall Street Issue.
Patience Paradox
2.9.15
Stuff

I Used Ketamine to Treat My Depression

"After my first treatment, I felt good for a week. Not the kind of bipolar 'good' where I'd be manic. I felt normal for the first time in a long time."
Brent Miles as told to Troy Farah
1.15.15
Stuff

Valium Can Be Harder to Withdraw from Than Heroin

Sadly, I only found out once I'd become addicted – at 26.
Felicity Jones
12.10.14
Stuff

Prescription Drugs Are Quietly Killing My Generation

They're cheap, they're legal and they're easy to get hold of. But how dangerous are drugs like Valium, Xanax and Tramadol?
Amelia Abraham
11.4.14
News

Valium Is Killing Scotland's Drug-Taking Poor

I celebrated Mother's Little Helper's 50th birthday on Edinburgh's "Street of Shame".
William Nicoll, Photos: Harrison Reid
3.14.13