Synthetic Drugs Will Change the Global Drug Trade Forever

Drug traffickers thrive on their ability to penetrate national borders, but a new era of toxic, man-made highs could dissolve those boundaries and transform the global drug trade.

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Walmart Is Getting in on the War on Vapes, and It Could Backfire Badly

"It is absurd that Walmart would stop selling e-cigarettes but continue to sell real ones, which kill 400,000 Americans each year."

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There Are No 'Hidden Dangers' to Weed Legalization

It's inaccurate to say that we're not concerned enough about the health impact of legal weed.

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Seth Rogen Is Actually Doing Something About the War on Drugs

Rogen may be another white guy profiting off legal weed, but he tells VICE there's 'no way' he can ignore prohibition's racist past.

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Using LSD, MDMA and Psilocybin to Treat Mental Health

A groundswell of academic opinion suggests that psychedelic substances like LSD and psilocybin could be utilised to serve a raft of therapeutic benefits.

Why Weed Is Good | Let Lee Explain

Weed has been a controversial topic in America since the Reefer Madness days thanks to fear mongering and propaganda. Lee explains why you shouldn’t believe it.

I Spoke With Animals Through Pet Psychics

Taji discusses trending topics with animal mediums.

Seth Rogen Is Actually Doing Something About the War on Drugs

Rogen may be another white guy profiting off legal weed, but he tells VICE there's 'no way' he can ignore prohibition's racist past.

Keane's Hit 'Somewhere Only We Know' Is Apparently About Smoking Weed

The band admits that the weepy song is actually about dank nugs in a new interview with The Guardian.

Seven People Have Died from Lung Illnesses Linked to Vaping. Should You Quit?

Reports of seven deaths and hundreds of illnesses linked to vaping THC and nicotine are scary. Here's what you need to know.

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The U.S. Is Now Home to the Biggest Shroom Research Center in the World

This school just took psychedelic research to the next level.

Socially Anxious People Are Taking MDMA and Other Psychedelics to Cope

Scientists say that combined with therapy, these drugs could be a promising treatment option.

If Everyone Tripped on Psychedelics, We’d Do More About Climate Change

Scientists are looking into what psychedelics do to inspire people to act pro-environmentally.

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Eating a Ton of Candy Helps Me Stay Sober

No one tells you that a big part of quitting drinking can be incessantly craving sugar.

The DEA Shares Blame for the Opioid Crisis

The Drug Enforcement Agency's role in the opioid crisis makes clear that law enforcement shouldn't be regulating medicine.

Doctors and Nurses Addicted to Opioids Are Often Barred from the Most Effective Treatment

Taking proven medications like buprenorphine and methadone could mean losing their medical licenses.

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This Synthetic Leaf Turns Sunlight Into Drugs

The nature-inspired 'mini-factory' could produce drugs on the spot in the jungle, or on Mars, scientists say.

Ketamine Could Help Stop Suicidal Thoughts

A psychiatrist who is studying the drug explains.

When Should a Prescription Drug's Side Effects Count as a Disability?

“Part of me can kind of understand where they're coming from, but most of me doesn't.”

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