Vet tranquilliser now implicated in third of fatal opioid overdose cases in Philadelphia

The vet tranquilliser, xylazine, is now implicated in almost a third of fatal overdoses involving heroin and/or fentanyl in Philadelphia, reveals research published online in the journal Injury Prevention. It was detected in less than 2% of such cases between 2010 and 2015, prompting the study authors to call for stricter monitoring of the misuse […]

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Xbox All Access credit provider Klarna faces UK regulation

Klarna has shared its full response to the Woolard Review, agreeing that “regulation has not kept pace with new products and changes in consumer behaviour” and that it “fully support[s] modernising regulation and supervision” in the buy-now, pay-later sector. Klarna clarified that Xbox All Access includes an affordability check. Klarna, the Swedish financial company that […]

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