Long Overdue

Posted on Friday, March 23 at 14:07 by Diogenes
Population health specialist professor Wayne Hall, from the University of Queensland, welcomed the rankings, saying it put the dangers of various drugs in perspective. The biggest revelation was the extent of dangers posed by alcohol and tobacco, Prof Hall wrote in the same journal. "This shows that we should certainly be putting a lot more time and money into alerting the community to the harms that they cause, especially alcohol," he said. The analysis also proved that cannabis was less harmful than the Class A drugs it was commonly grouped together with. http://www.news.com.au/dailytelegraph/story/0%2C22049%2C21432889-5001028%2C00.html

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