DepressionMedical Research
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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DepressionMedical Research
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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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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DepressionMedical Research
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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DepressionMedical Research
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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DepressionMedical Research
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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DepressionRelated News
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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DepressionMedical Research
November 1, 2018

Psilocybin therapy

Psychedelic psilocybin therapy for depression granted Breakthrough Therapy status by FDA In an extraordinary step…
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DepressionRelated News
August 9, 2018

Ayahuasca is the new frontier for ‘psychedelic feminism’

In the heart of the Amazon, women travel by boat to the wild town of…
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AnxietyDepressionRelated News
July 20, 2018

How Ayelet Waldman Found a Calmer Life on Tiny Doses of LSD

Ayelet Waldman is a novelist, essayist, screenwriter, and activist, but to many she is best…
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DepressionMedical Research
July 20, 2018

Should We Loosen the Restrictions on Psychedelics?

The resumption of clinical research with psychedelics is producing preliminary evidence of benefit for a…
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DepressionMedical Research
May 14, 2018

Ketamine offers new hope for patients with severe depression

Inspired by promising research into ketamine's therapeutic effects, people are swapping strategies online on how…
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AnxietyDepressionMedical Research
May 2, 2018

Magic-mushroom drug lifts depression in first human trial

Researchers' long fight to test psilocybin's safety finally yields fruit. A hallucinogenic drug derived from…
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AddictionDepressionRelated News
March 28, 2018

Lab-grown mini-brains dosed with DMT to study psychedelic effects

Mini-brains, like these developed at Brown University, are accurate and cost-effective neural models, and now…
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DepressionPTSDRelated News
May 22, 2015

Plant Spirit Shamanism: Hearing the Call of the Plants

In earlier epochs of human history, people lived in harmony with the natural world, and…
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