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June 2, 2018

People with Addiction Are Tripping on Shrooms to Find God and Get Sober

New research suggests that psilocybin-assisted therapy may lead to "God moments" that can have surprising…
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May 28, 2018

How to Change Your Mind: The New Science of Psychedelics by Michael Pollan – review

In 1938, the Swiss chemist Albert Hofmann, seeking a new drug to stimulate blood circulation,…
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May 28, 2018

A Strait-Laced Writer Explores Psychedelics, and Leaves the Door of Perception Ajar

Microdosing is hot. If you haven’t heard — but you probably have, from reports of…
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May 25, 2018

A Drug Researcher Talks Michael Pollan’s Book, PTSD Treatment And Trump On LSD

The endgame for psychedelic drugs isn’t “microdosing Fridays.” It’s treating major mental illness. The idea…
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May 14, 2018

Ketamine, notorious club drug, shows promise as a treatment for depression, studies indicate

Sabrina Misra suffered from depression for most of her life, but last summer, it became…
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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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May 2, 2018

Professor Probes Psychedelic Drugs for a Cure to Nicotine Addiction

Despite science’s checkered history of experimenting with mind-bending drugs, Johnson insists his field of interest…
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May 2, 2018

Novel psychopharmacological therapies for psychiatric disorders: psilocybin and MDMA

phosphorloxy-N,N-dimethyltryptamine (psilocybin) and methylenedioxymethamfetamine (MDMA), best known for their illegal use as psychedelic drugs, are…
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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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May 2, 2018

Magic Mushrooms ‘reboot’ brain in depressed people – study

Patients unresponsive to conventional treatments benefit when treated with natural psychoactive compound, but researchers warn…
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May 2, 2018

Running Away or Righting The Way: Is Psilocybin a Viable Psychiatric Treatment?

Richard Cone was going to die, just like everybody else. But unlike most, he could…
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April 21, 2018

Death Rehearsal with 5MeO-DMT

By Tom Pinkson, Ph.D. Marti was a bright, optimistic, attractive 40-year-old woman when she first…
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April 9, 2018

Psychedelic scans show LSD’s effect on the brain for first time

Researchers at the Imperial College of London have for the first time mapped the effects…
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AlcoholismMedical Research
April 3, 2018

Denver to Vote This November on Whether to Decriminalize Magic Mushrooms

Colorado residents voted for the legalization of cannabis back in November 2012, becoming one of…
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March 29, 2018

A little-known hallucinogenic drug called DMT takes people to a place that feels ‘more real than real’ — here’s what researchers know about it

DMT is a psychedelic drug that is found in many plants and animals, including humans.…
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March 26, 2018

Final phase trials for MDMA-assisted psychotherapy to treat PTSD

After decades of research and advocacy, the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS), led by…
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March 13, 2018

Brain Scans Show First Proof Psychedelics Change Consciousness

Every year on 4/20, marijuana enthusiasts light up in hopes of reaching a higher plane…
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March 1, 2018

Crash course in the nature of mind.

Roland Griffiths' psilocybin experiments have produced striking evidence for therapeutic uses of hallucinogens Roland Griffiths…
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February 2, 2018

Is Ayahuasca an Antidote to Modern Life?

Jeremy Narby, Ph.D. In 1995 I published a book called The Cosmic Serpent that dealt…
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February 2, 2018

I Tried Psychedelic Therapy to Help Get Over My Father’s Death

I spent a day tripping on shrooms in a sunny London garden in an attempt…
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February 2, 2018

People Who Take Psychedelics Are Less Likely to Commit Violent Crimes, Study Says

Research indicates "lifetime" use of drugs like magic mushrooms or LSD actually lessen the chances…
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February 2, 2018

Why It Feels Like You Can Communicate with Nature on LSD

"There is no evidence that communion with entities during psychedelic experiences is not an illusion."…
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