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Cannabis and pain: New findings on headaches add a piece to the puzzle

Despite long-standing anecdotal reports suggesting cannabis is an effective pain-relieving drug, the medical research community…
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November 25, 2019

Psilocybin for major depression granted Breakthrough Therapy by FDA

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted psilocybin therapy a Breakthrough Therapy designation…
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What Are the Medicinal and Spiritual Benefits of Psilocybin Mushrooms?

Psilocybin cubensis, a psychedelic species of fungi commonly known as “magic mushrooms,” has been part…
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November 25, 2019

Kicking the Habit: Psilocybin Mushrooms Proven to Help Long-Term Smokers Quit

We’ve come a long way from doctors endorsing cigarettes and authority figures saying that nicotine…
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Can Cannabis Prevent Dyskinesia in Long-Term Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease?

In 1970, Oliver Sacks wrote five letters to various medical journals in the U.S. expressing his concern…
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November 25, 2019

Ending the Obsession: Psilocybin Found to Effectively Treat Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Obsessive-compulsive disorder, also known as OCD, is a subversive and hard-to-treat condition that in extreme…
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November 25, 2019

How Cannabis Helps People with Peripheral Neuropathy Manage Pain and Get Back on Their Feet

I was recently reading through the comment section on a University of Glasgow study that indicated that…
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November 25, 2019

CBD Oil for Depression, Schizophrenia, ADHD, PTSD, Anxiety, Bipolar & More

You can extract more than 70 different components from a marijuana plant, technically known as cannabis…
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November 25, 2019

Active Ingredient in Shrooms Could ‘Reset’ Brains of Depressed People

Psilocybin, the psychoactive compound found naturally in "magic mushrooms," has shown promising results in treating anxiety…
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November 24, 2019

MDMA-Assisted Therapy Shows Promise as Treatment for Alcohol Addiction

Supplementing psychotherapy with small doses of MDMA could be an effective strategy to prevent relapses…
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November 24, 2019

World-first trial investigating psilocybin psychotherapy for anorexia commencing in US

Scientists from the Johns Hopkins Psychedelic Research Unit are commencing a landmark human clinical trial…
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November 24, 2019

DARPA attempting to remove hallucinatory “side effects” from psychedelic medicines

Scientists from the Johns Hopkins Psychedelic Research Unit are commencing a landmark human clinical trial…
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November 24, 2019

A Detox Drug Promises Miracles—If It Doesn’t Kill You First

The heavy hallucinogen ibogaine is illegal in the US, but some addicts are flocking to…
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September 9, 2019

Johns Hopkins Opens New Center for Psychedelic Research

The research center, with $17 million from donors, aims to give “psychedelic medicine” a long-sought foothold in the…
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August 2, 2019

The Future of Psychedelic-Assisted Psychotherapy

Psychedelics Take the TED Talk Stage for the First Time Preparing for this talk has…
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August 1, 2019

People Are Hungry for Shroom Legalization, and the Money to Fund It Is Growing

A lobbying group called "SPORE." A "psychedelic caucus" in Congress that includes AOC. And lots…
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July 2, 2019

Party Drug or Breakthrough Treatment? Israel Approves Compassionate Use of MDMA to Treat PTSD

Recreational use of MDMA, also known as ecstasy, is forbidden in Israel where the drug…
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June 27, 2019

If Everyone Tripped on Psychedelics, We’d Do More About Climate Change

Scientists are looking into what psychedelics do to inspire people to act pro-environmentally. fter taking…
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June 11, 2019

The Heady, Thorny Journey to Decriminalize Magic Mushrooms

IN AN AIRY Denver café populated almost entirely by young people staring at laptops, Travis Tyler…
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June 5, 2019

Oakland decriminalizes shrooms and other natural psychedelics

The Oakland City Council passed a resolution Tuesday night that decriminalizes certain natural psychedelics, including…
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May 23, 2019

Psychedelic Medicine 101: LSD and psilocybin vs alcoholism

A newly published study examining the use of psychedelics in non-clinical settings to treat alcoholism…
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DepressionMedical Research
March 19, 2019

Short-acting psychedelic offers promising new treatment pathway for depression and anxiety

A new survey into the anti-depressant qualities of a short-acting psychedelic has reported extraordinarily positive…
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February 13, 2019

Ketamine-inspired nasal spray for depression on cusp of landmark FDA approval

A new nasal spray for depression, utilizing a novel drug called esketamine, has passed the…
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February 13, 2019

F.D.A. Panel Recommends New Depression Treatment

The active ingredients of ketamine, a popular club drug, show promise in battling deep despair.…
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February 8, 2019

The Future of Psychedelics, As Explained by Michael Pollan

Trying to figure out what to put in our bodies to make them healthier is…
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February 8, 2019

Brazil Is Giving Ayahuasca To Prison Inmates On Their Path To Redemption

In a quest to ease pressures on the Brazilian prison system, mental health workers have…
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February 8, 2019

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WHEN TODD’S PSYCHIATRIST suggested he start taking psychedelics, he figured it was a joke. IT…
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January 7, 2019

Campaign to decriminalize psychedelic mushrooms in Denver says it has enough signatures to make the ballot

Denver for Psilocybin said it will turn in more than 8,000 ballot signatures following a…
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December 31, 2018

Investors and entrepreneurs need to address the mental health crisis in startups

Colin Kroll, was the co-founder of Vine and HQ Trivia, both consumer sensations that brought…
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December 26, 2018

The Science of the Psychedelic Renaissance

Three new books suggest that psychedelic drugs did not necessarily have the power to rewrite…
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December 26, 2018

LSD and magic mushrooms could heal damaged brain cells in people suffering from depression, study shows

Psychedelic drugs like LSD and ecstasy ingredient MDMA have been shown to stimulate the growth…
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December 26, 2018

A Single Dose of 5-MeO-DMT Stimulates Cell Proliferation, Neuronal Survivability, Morphological and Functional Changes in Adult Mice Ventral Dentate Gyrus

The subgranular zone (SGZ) of dentate gyrus (DG) is one of the few regions in…
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December 26, 2018

Reclassification recommendations for drug in ‘magic mushrooms’

If phase III clinical trials are successful, researchers suggest categorizing the drug as schedule IV…
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December 26, 2018

Psychedelic Mushrooms Are Closer to Medicinal Use (It’s Not Just Your Imagination)

Researchers at Johns Hopkins University have suggested that psilocybin, which is found in hallucinogenic mushrooms,…
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December 26, 2018

How LSD Changes Perception

Researchers report LSD triggers a reduction in functional connection between areas of the brain that…
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December 26, 2018

Can tiny doses of magic mushrooms unlock creativity?

Preliminary study suggests that 'microdoses' of psychedelics may enhance a person's creative problem solving abilities…
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November 20, 2018

MDMA promotes cooperative behavior but only with trustworthy people

Commonly referred to as ecstasy or molly, MDMA is anecdotally known to make people more…
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November 2, 2018

MDMA therapy achieves astounding 76% success rate for treating PTSD

Newly published results from a Phase 2 clinical trial into the efficacy of MDMA-assisted psychotherapy…
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November 1, 2018

For $1,000, These ‘Sitters’ Will Save You from a Bad Acid Trip

Yes, being a professional trip sitter is actually a job. Before getting on a plane,…
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November 1, 2018

ketamine’s antidepressant effects

Breakthrough study finds new mechanism explaining ketamine's antidepressant effects A team at the University of…
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November 1, 2018

Psychedelic Medicine 101: DMT and the near-death experience

A new study from Imperial College London has found significant overlap between the experiences reported…
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November 1, 2018

Brain scans highlight a hidden, “higher” state of consciousness

Reaching a higher state of consciousness is a concept you're more likely to hear a…
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November 1, 2018

Psilocybin therapy

Psychedelic psilocybin therapy for depression granted Breakthrough Therapy status by FDA In an extraordinary step…
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September 21, 2018

Groundbreaking trial finds MDMA reduces social anxiety in autistic adults

As final trials move to establish MDMA-assisted psychotherapy as a legal and legitimate clinical treatment, a new…
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September 21, 2018

Scientists Gave MDMA to Octopuses—and What Happened Was Profound

When humans take the drug MDMA, versions of which are known as molly or ecstasy,…
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September 1, 2018

Scientists Are Starting to Test Claims about “Microdosing”

Dennis van der Meijden isn’t aiming to see the face of God, feel one with…
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September 1, 2018

FDA Approves Magic Mushrooms For Treating Depression

The Food and Drug Administration has taken an active role in approving new therapies to…
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