An inquiry into Scotland's battle with drugs has heard that increasing cocaine and steroid use among middle class people in the north-east could have a time-bomb effect on their health.
Beefed-up dealers are flogging tanning injections and bodybuilding steroids to vain punters alongside Class A drugs, an academic has claimed.
‘Crisis of male ego’ could explain hundreds of north-east men taking steroids and other image enhancers
Experts fear increasing numbers of young men are using image enhancing drugs due to social pressures encouraging men to have the perfect body.
A nurse feared she had suffered a stroke after waking up and discovering her face was paralysed.