Alarming rise in illegal party drug overdoses

By Savannah Meacham
Updated June 14 2024 - 8:15am, first published 8:09am
Queensland health authorities are alarmed at a spike in the use of GHB amongst young people. (HANDOUT/AUSTRALIAN FEDERAL POLICE)
Queensland health authorities are alarmed at a spike in the use of GHB amongst young people. (HANDOUT/AUSTRALIAN FEDERAL POLICE)

A four-fold rise in the number of people being taken to hospital after overdosing on GHB in the past two years has alarmed Queensland authorities.

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