Cansford Labs launches test for active ingredient in magic mushrooms

Since their introduction to the western world in the 1950s, magic mushrooms have been inextricably..

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How ‘party drug’ use is falling in favour of alcohol

In May this year, we investigated whether lockdown had changed UK drinking habits: while pubs and..

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Why one hair test for alcohol is enough

In hair drug testing, two alcohol markers - EtG and FAEE (or EtPa) are generally measured to..

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Lolita Tsanaclis nominated for award

Cansford Labs is delighted to learn that Founding and Scientific Director, Lolita Tsanaclis, has ..

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Are we drinking more or less because of the lockdown?

ONS statistics revealed a 31% surge in the volume of UK retail alcohol sales in March. It could be..

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When is a blood alcohol test best?

There are different ways to test an individual’s use of alcohol. Breathalyser tests can detect..

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Covid-19: the implications for users of illegal drugs

Toilet rolls. Eggs. Handwash. Pasta. Tinned foods. When the Covid-19 pandemic first hit British..

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Stress and Covid-19: how hair cortisol testing can make a difference

The current Covid-19 pandemic is affecting people’s lives in a huge number of different ways. Jobs..

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