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Fall in Heroin and Crack Cocaine Use in England 'Does Not Reflect True Picture'

There are 5 comments on the International Business Times story from Mar 8, 2013, titled Fall in Heroin and Crack Cocaine Use in England 'Does Not Reflect True Picture'. In it, International Business Times reports that:

The fall in heroin and crack cocaine usage across England does not truly reflect the picture of drug abuse, as the market has shifted rapidly over recent years.

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Since: Mar 13

Leeds, UK

#1 Mar 13, 2013
this is a fair point

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#3 Mar 14, 2013
iusedtobelegitimate wrote:
very true, people are just using different substances
Agreed. If the quantity or the quality goes down there is less usage
but the newer users - they simply replace one thing for another.
markbgregory

UK

#4 Mar 23, 2013
the gear in englands shite. thank you for drug tteatment centres. and a program gb

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#5 Mar 26, 2013
I didn't even think there was a big herion or crack scene in the UK.

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#6 Mar 28, 2013
shady59 wrote:
I didn't even think there was a big herion or crack scene in the UK.
Yeah, there is. Doubt it's reflected in statistics though.
Even though the gear is poor grade quality it's available.
More easily available than some other things; which is one reason why some remain even though many have got clean or moved into something else.

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