Cocaine use is up:
His letter cites recent British Crime Survey statistics showing that 6.6 per cent of 16 to 24-year-olds used cocaine last year, compared to 1.3 per cent in 1996.
The professor wrote: \’\’Cocaine is a very harmful drug to individuals and more broadly society and evidence of the continued increasing prevalence of cocaine use is deeply concerning.\’\’
Umm, if coke snorting has gone up by a factor of four then we should be seeing the damge done by the use of this \”very harmful drug\” up by a factor of four.
Therefore it is not a \”very harmful drug\” is it?