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Drugs Don’t Work?

by | 21st, August 2003

”IF you’re not on drugs, you soon will be.”

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The NHS are trying out a few new mottos and that’s the current hot favourite, although “You don’t have to be mad to work here, but Prozac helps” and “At least when you die you can leave” have their admirers among hospital staff.

But the name of the medics’ game is drugs and the Guardian says that soon hospitals will be trying out a new narcotic marijuana.

The Medical Research Council (MRC) plans to spend £500,000 on a trial to see whether cannabis can relieve the pain of patients who have undergone surgery.

But the British Medical Journal, as the paper reminds readers, has

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