We can 'only educate' people on dangers of legal highs

Legal highs are so popular the only option is to "educate people who are using them" about how they can make safer choices about the drugs they take, an addiction specialist told Good Morning Britain.

Associate medical director of the CRI, David Bremner, said: "In a matter of days a new drug will be released that will have one molecule changed that then beats the law so that it is no longer illegal...all we can do is educate people who are using them on how to make safer choices."

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UK only 'scratching the surface' on 'legal high' misuse

One of the UK's biggest drug and alcohol charities, CRI, has warned that the UK is "only scratching the surface" regarding 'legal high' misuse.