Author: <span class="vcard">Emma Jones</span>

Are employers ready for Canada’s new marijuana laws?

When cannabis finally becomes legal in Canada, how do you prevent people from coming to work high? Read more

Drug Related Deaths on the Increase

The official figures have shown the number of drug-related deaths in England and Wales rose to record levels last year.

This has been making plenty of recent headlines, but the news did not come as a surprise to Crystal Health Group. Read more

The use of cocaine and ecstasy in middle-class households is on the rise.

Official figures published show that 3% of people aged 16-59 in households with an annual income of at least £50,000 said they had taken cocaine in the last year, up from 2.2% in the previous 12 months.

Use of other ‘recreational’ drugs by the country’s middle classes has also increased sharply. The proportion who had taken ecstasy was 2.2%, up from 1.5% in the previous year, while for cannabis the figure climbed from 5.6% to 6.1%. Read more

How to take a DNA sample for a DNA Test

It is simple to take a mouth swab for a DNA test. Also, it is painless, which is important when taking a sample from a child. …

Pre-Employment Drug Testing

Pre-Employment Drug Testing

A lot of our business clients drug and alcohol test prospective employees. This is an integral part of their drug and alcohol …

Semi Identical Twins Identified

The New England Journal of Medicine has reported only the second known case of “semi-identical” twins. Nichola …