MDMA and Your Liver: Knowing This Could Save Your Life

MDMA and Your Liver: Knowing This Could Save Your Life

An “unforgettable son” who collapsed and died on Brighton beach after taking ecstasy had undiagnosed fatty liver disease. Lee Rebbeck, 18, of Laburnum Avenue, Hove, died shortly after collapsing outside Shooshh nightclub in Kings Road Arches, Brighton, in the early hours of Friday, August 18. The former Blatchington Mill sixth-form student, who worked part ... Read more
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News Nov 20, 2014
Excision is Giving Away Free Earplugs!

Excision is Giving Away Free Earplugs!

DanceSafe would like to thank Excision for prioritizing the health and safety of our community! We hope more artists and event producers engage in health promotion efforts and practices. For more strategies and priority health topics, visit our website- www.dancesafe.org Read more
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News Nov 18, 2014
The 2015 Global Drug Survey is here!

The 2015 Global Drug Survey is here!

The 2015 Global Drug Survey has arrived!! https://www.globaldrugsurvey.com  From Dr Adam Winstock MBBS, BSc, MSc, MRCP, MRCPsych, FAChAM, MD,  the founder of Global Drug Survey and a Consultant Psychiatrist , Addiction Medicine Specialist and researcher based in London: Safer drug using limits! Could or should there be such a thing? Last year almost 80,000 ... Read more
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News Nov 17, 2014
Thank You To TomorrowWorld USA Facebook Group!

Thank You To TomorrowWorld USA Facebook Group!

DanceSafe would like to take an opportunity to show our gratitude to Nemo Alcazar and the members of  the TomorrowWorld USA Facebook group! Through the sale of TomorrowWorld Bracelets sold in this group, $3,001 was donated to DanceSafe in four different installments. Without this donation, having a presence at TomorrowWorld 2014 wouldn’t have been a ... Read more
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News Oct 14, 2014
Welcome, Ms. Emma Jacobson!

Welcome, Ms. Emma Jacobson!

Emma Jacobson has been a part of the electronic music community since 2008. From Milwaukee, Wisconsin, she found herself in a rave community that provided her with a world of acceptance. However, she took notice in the lack of understanding, obtainable unbiased information, and resources on health, drug use, and personal safety. Empowered to improve ... Read more
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News Oct 9, 2014
Diplo and Scare Tactics: Is It Just A Trap?

Diplo and Scare Tactics: Is It Just A Trap?

By Missi Wooldridge, MPH Thank you to Diplo, Waka Flocka Flame, LNY TNZ, and Yellow Claw, BUT… When will we learn that scare tactics do more harm than good? We are pleased this group took the initiative to address drug use when so many DJ’s/artists remain silent on the issue. However, there is a disconnect between the contents of THE VIDEO, health ... Read more
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News Oct 5, 2014
DanceSafe at TomorrowWorld 2014!

DanceSafe at TomorrowWorld 2014!

We’re excited to announce that DanceSafe has once again been invited to be a part of TomorrowWorld in Georgia, one of the largest EDM events in the world! We understand the importance of drug education and harm reduction and the imperative roles they play in keeping our community safe.  Last year we distributed over $10,000 in harm reduction necessities! ... Read more
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News Sep 18, 2014
DanceSafe Launches NEW “Visionaries” Program

DanceSafe Launches NEW “Visionaries” Program

Have you always wanted to get involved with DanceSafe? Well here is your chance! We are launching a new, three-tier community engagement model which will make getting involved in DanceSafe easier than ever. We’re excited to announce the launch of the Visionaries, DanceSafe’s official promotion and support team. The Visionaries Program is the next ... Read more
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News Sep 11, 2014
Mother Launches Campaign to Amend RAVE Act, Says Federal Law May Have Contributed to Her Daughter’s Death

Mother Launches Campaign to Amend RAVE Act, Says Federal Law May Have Contributed to Her Daughter’s Death

ABINGDON, VA - The mother of a 19-year old UVA honors student has launched a campaign to change a federal law that she contends is outdated and likely contributed to her daughter’s death. Shelley Goldsmith died of heat stroke last summer at an electronic dance music (EDM) event in Washington DC after taking the drug MDMA. Dede Goldsmith, mother of Shelley ... Read more
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News Sep 11, 2014
Citing Failed War on Drugs, World Leaders Call for Widespread Decriminalization

Citing Failed War on Drugs, World Leaders Call for Widespread Decriminalization

In the face of a failed War on Drugs, a global commission composed mostly of former world leaders recommended on Tuesday that governments decriminalize and regulate the use of currently illicit drugs such as marijuana, cocaine, and psychedelics. "The international drug regime is broken," reads the report from the Global Commission on Drug Policy, whose ... Read more
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News Sep 10, 2014