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It has an innocent-sounding name; maybe you’ve heard people talking about “bath salts.” But they have nothing to do with bath tubs. Bath salts are powerful stimulants that mess with your brain. Just a dose or two can hook you. And worst of all, bath salts are way too easy to buy.
Police officer [to detainee, in video footage]: What’s your name?
Laura Ling/Reporter: People can have psychotic episodes, screaming at demons only they see, dangers only they feel.
[Detainee in video screams]
Ling: They can get violent, lashing out at themselves or at strangers, picking fights with parked cars, damaging property.
Ling: They’re often oblivious to the risks they take, climbing barefoot under a high bridge, rolling around — literally rolling around — in traffic on a busy street. The drug makes the heartbeat accelerate so high, the internal body temperature sizzles, so stripping seems like the best way to cool off. Who knows what inner impulse then makes somebody want to jump between cars? The inaptly named drug “bath salts” is suspected of being behind all of these strange and scary incidents.
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