Benefit and harm management for safer and healthier drug use

Apr 18, 2022

Interview with Ivan, director

We want to bring you a very special series of stories.

We know our followers probably use our content often but struggle to put a name and face behind Drugs and Me.

For this reason, we have done a series of interviews with our team so you can get to know more about who we are and what we do.


Mar 20, 2022

Are Stoners Actually Lazy?

We have all heard the trope of the 'lazy stoner'1. It has permeated modern, Western society to the extent where 'stoners' have come to embrace—or perhaps simply accept—it themselves. But, is this view backed up by science? That was the question Martine Skumlien2 set out to address in her talk

Feb 28, 2022

The neuroscience of imposter MDMA pills

The summer of 2021 was a liberation for many of us. Clubs, festivals and parties opened after months in the dark. We could dance and laugh together again. We exchanged cheeky glances with strangers on the dancefloor. We could also take drugs with our friends again. Enjoy the highs together, and make

Feb 16, 2022

What is HPPD?

HPPD stands for Hallucinogen Persisting Perception Disorder.

It’s an under-researched, DSM-5-listed condition1 in which people experience distressing changes to their perception and wider experience after using psychedelics, and once the drugs have worn off. Note, perceptual changes per se are