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Those may not just be hand rolled cigarettes that those old ladies and men are smoking around Big Ben. Apparently, our contemporaries in England are smoking more weed than they were a few years ago, and they are also doing more cocaine, amphetamines and LSD. A new study shows Illicit drug use is increasing for the over 50 crowd in England, and doctors are struggling to figure out what the affect will be on the health of these seniors. Could it be happening here too, and we just haven’t done the research?

“Cocaine, heroin amphetamines and other drugs are, stereotypically, vices of teenagers and young adults who get caught up with the wrong crowd…” Read more

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