Tag : overdose

Campus Watch: Northumbria Uni miscalculation results in administration of “life threatening” doses of caffeine

2 years ago / 0 comments

Northumbria University has been fined £400,000 after staff miscalculated an experiment, resulting in two students being rushed to intensive care. Alex Rossetta and Luke Parkin, both science students, were put on dialysis after being given 30g of caffeine, 100 times more than the dose they were supposed to be given. … Read More

Police issue warning over suspected GHB overdoses

2 years ago / 0 comments

West Yorkshire Police have issued a public warning after a suspected contaminated batch of the party drug, Gamma-hydroxybutyrate (GHB), led to four people falling ill at a Halloween Event on Saturday night. Police were called to the Leeds’ Centenary Pavilion, on Lowsfield Road in Beeston, at around midnight after ambulance … Read More

News | Student dies from drugs cocktail

5 years ago / 0 comments

Students have been expressing their grief following the death of a final year Dentistry student. An inquest into the suddent death of Mariam Ali Shaabam Hussain Khesroh found she had taken a concoction of ketamine and heroine. Ms Khesroh’s body was found outside a house in Harrogate where she had … Read More