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Snorting craze could be fatal

The Sun report that young people appear to be imitating drug taking using crushed up sweets:

Thrill-seeking kids then snort the coke-like powder up their noses in a line.

Gleeful children across Britain are posting footage of themselves in school uniforms trying the craze.

The paper quotes an American doctor who argues that the fine powder could cause infection or in extreme circumstances death.

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