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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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November 25, 2019

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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Medical ResearchOCD
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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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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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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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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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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February 8, 2019

Inside the push to legalize Magic Mushrooms for depression and PTSD

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

How LSD Changes Perception

Researchers report LSD triggers a reduction in functional connection between areas of the brain that…
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AnxietyMedical Research
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

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

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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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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AnxietyMedical Research
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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July 20, 2018

What Happens When a Blind Person Takes LSD?

How do blind people experience psychedelic drugs? This is the topic of an interesting, but…
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July 20, 2018

Religion as a Product of Psychotropic Drug Use

The notion that hallucinogenic drugs played a significant part in the development of religion has…
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July 20, 2018

LSD May Chip Away at the Brain’s “Sense of Self” Network

From Tom Wolfe’s account of the LSD-loving Merry Pranksters and their bus ride across America…
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July 20, 2018

Treating Addiction with Psychedelics

The psychedelic drug ibogaine is known for two things: its reputation in some circles as…
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Bipolar DisorderMedical Research
July 20, 2018

Do Psychedelics Expand the Mind by Reducing Brain Activity?

What would you see if you could look inside a hallucinating brain? Despite decades of…
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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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AnxietyMedical Research
July 20, 2018

Music helps hallucinogens heal minds, scientist finds

“I’m going to take you on a ride here,” the music seemed to tell a…
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July 20, 2018

Psychedelic drugs now used in human studies

After decades of political suppression, studies on psychedelics are now experiencing what top researchers have…
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July 20, 2018

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As human beings, we are hardwired to experience Ecstasy, Epiphany, Laughter and Bliss. Little children…
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July 20, 2018

‘Magic Mushrooms’ Can Improve Psychological Health Long Term

The psychedelic drug in magic mushrooms may have lasting medical and spiritual benefits, according to…
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AddictionMedical Research
July 20, 2018

‘Magic Mushrooms’ Trigger Lasting Personality Change

The psychedelic drug psilocybin (the active ingredient in “magic mushrooms”) may produce lasting, positive changes…
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July 12, 2018

Ending America’s War on Drugs Would Finally Unleash the Therapeutic Potential of Psychedelics

It was only after U.S. veteran Jonathan Lubecky pulled the trigger on a loaded gun…
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AnxietyMedical Research
July 6, 2018

Can meditation and psychedelics have the same benefits for your mind?

(CNN)Do you ever find yourself worrying about an upcoming situation, even though similar past experiences…
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FDA Approves First Drug Made From Cannabis

The US Food and Drug Administration has approved the use of Epidiolex to treat two…
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