Drink spiking and CYD in Cosmopolitan

Cosmo writes: A new gadget has been launched this week that could prove invaluable to both men and women’s safety on a night out. ‘Check Your Drink‘ is a really simple detection strip which tests for both GHB and Ketamine, two of the most frequently used drink-spiking drugs.

The idea came about following some pretty shocking research carried out by the University of Bath, which revealed that a staggering 76% of people knew somebody who had experienced their drink being spiked. And interestingly, it’s not just women who are the victims to this problem. Essex Police, for example, carried out a survey indicating that 11% of drink spiking victims are in fact men.

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