Max Weber – The disenchantment of modern life.

Max Weber – The disenchantment of modern life. He believed that since the Enlightenment, science and reason had eroded the sway of religion, spirituality, superstition and magic such that transcendent values had become increasingly unavailable to many,...

How To Change Your Mind

Based on the book about psychedelic therapy, a new Netflix docu-series prompted another writer to reach out to Pollan — and dig into his own experiences.In late 2012, the best-selling author and journalist Michael Pollan (“The Omnivore’s Dilemma”) was at a dinner...

What are the benefits of consuming psilocybin magic mushrooms?

There are many benefits to consuming psilocybin magic mushrooms, and they have been used in many cultures around the world for thousands of years. Studies have shown “a single dose of psilocybin produced substantial and enduring decreases in depressed mood and anxiety...

Who’s at the forefront to provide psychedelic treatments for PTSD?

3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA), commonly known as ecstasy, alleviated post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in a phase 3 trial and was a milestone in the efforts to turn psychedelic drugs into mainstream treatments. 67% of the 42 people who got MDMA no...

Which psychedelic has more potential to heal anxiety?

Psilocybin, a hallucinogenic compound in some mushrooms, has therapeutic potential. Research shows it could help people who have anxiety or treatment-resistant depression. Taking it with the supervision and guidance of a therapist is considered as the best approach....