Ex-diet pill user from Salford issues warning over deadly DNP drug

A 21-year-old from Shrewsbury died in hospital on April 12 after taking an overdose of diet pills containing DNP.

In response to this, I wrote a story for Quays News on slimming pills, speaking to a young person who has taken them before and focusing on the sharp increase in DNP enquiries made by health professionals, from 2011 to 2013.

You can read my news story here.


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