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Teenager Dies After Attending Elrow Party in Barcelona

An official cause of death has yet to be confirmed by authorities.
Krystal Rodriguez
7.21.17
Features

Follow the 10 Commandments of Clubbing, Or Go to Hell

Memorize them like your phone's passcode.
THUMP Staff
7.18.17
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Trump-Shaped Ecstasy Pills Have Showed Up on the Dark Web

The orange and pink-shaped pills are being made in Amsterdam and selling for about $10.50 each in the UK.
Alexander Iadarola
7.18.17
The Festival Harm Reduction Project

Tainted Drugs at Music Festivals a Major Concern for Canadians: VICE Survey

Over 4,600 people responded to our questionnaire about substance use and harm reduction at concerts.
Max Mertens
7.11.17
Pride 2017

We Need to Talk About the Queer Community's Meth and GHB Epidemic

Our nonchalant attitude towards this problem is just as detrimental as the drugs themselves.
Anthony "aCe" Pabey
7.3.17
The THUMP Guide to Drugs

GHB: An Explainer on the Most Stigmatized Club Drug

THUMP asked an expert everything you ever wanted to know about G.
Anna Codrea-Rado
6.16.17
Features

The Couples' Guide to Clubbing

How to enjoy nights out when you're in a relationship.
Angus Harrison
6.14.17
Features

Your Facebook Activity Reveals a Lot About Your Drug Use

A recent study reveals how social media can detect—and help prevent—substance abuse.
Philipp Kutter
6.14.17
The Festival Harm Reduction Project

How to Party This Festival Season Without Destroying Your Health

Sun burns, heat stroke, dehydration—oh my!
Anna Codrea-Rado
5.31.17
Features

Can Someone Explain the Appeal of Ketamine?

The drug is undergoing something of a student-led renaissance, but why?
Josh Baines
5.30.17
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Most Ecstasy-Related Harm Caused by Preventable Behaviors, Study Finds

This year’s Global Drug Survey found an increase in the number of people seeking medical treatment for ecstasy-related causes.
Anna Codrea-Rado
5.24.17
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Scientists Find More Evidence That MDMA Could Be Used to Treat PTSD

Researchers based in California presented their new findings at an Oakland conference last week.
Alexander Iadarola
5.3.17