Monthly Archives: June 2017

Death by ‘Synthetic Cannabis’

I watched a TV news item.. a mother & grandmother have been sentenced to 3 years prison, after smoking ‘synthetic cannabis’ & leaving a child to die, in a closed up car. The dead child’s body, was found later, by … Continue reading

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all quiet on the frontlines

I’ve been keeping an eye on recent drug policy & other issues in Aotearoa/NZ.. but it seems to have gone quiet (on the frontlines). The only thing I seem to hear about is: ‘Meth/P’ (P is short for pure methamphetamine) … Continue reading

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Conflict of Evidence

I just watched a brief news item, about the issues of ‘stoned driving’ in USA; they said that in several states, (Colorado, Washington etc.) where recreational use is now legal.. the number of motor vehicle accident, insurance claims has jumped … Continue reading

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on spirituality

I have heard many of the stories of ‘holy herb’ & other ‘sacraments’ of various religions.. so I thought I’d put a few thoughts together; 1) often the word ‘sacrament’ is associated in the western christian faiths, with ‘bread & … Continue reading

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harsher views ?

I hear on a recent TV news program, that an ex-MP (Mana party) who is standing in this years NZ election, has said he wants real action on the ‘Meth/P epidemic’ in Aotearoa/NZ, esp. in Northland. He even said that … Continue reading

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Report UNODC

I saw a brief news item.. the UN Office of Drugs & Crime, have released their annual report.. the report said, that about 255million people worldwide ‘use illegal drugs’ & only 1 in 6 get access to treatment ! I … Continue reading

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other healthier views

I watched a TV lecture by a nutritionist, talking about ‘ingesting healthy things, gives a healthier body’. (I tend to agree, she was a ‘total picture of health’) She listed : Sugar, wheat, caffeine, alcohol, tobacco & Drugs; in the … Continue reading

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