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Investigating the mind-altering drugs that can be bought over the internet. They are legal but are they safe? The programme meets the people who take them and the scientists who warn that they are seeing psychoactive substances they have never seen before.

Also, the remarkable dogs who offer a lifeline to people with disabilities, and the business and politics of burlesque.

29 minutes

Last on

Mon 27 Jan 2014 19:30
BBC One East Midlands only

'Legal highs'

'Legal highs'

Scientists testing "legal highs" say they are coming across new mind-altering psychoactive substances.

 

Forensic scientist Fiona Coope, from the Environmental Scientifics Group in Staffordshire, said when a substance was banned a new one was made to take its place.

 

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Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterMarie Ashby
Series EditorTony Roe
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