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

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

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

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The Future of Psychedelic-Assisted Psychotherapy

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

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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 11, 2019

The Heady, Thorny Journey to Decriminalize Magic Mushrooms

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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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The Future of Psychedelics, As Explained by Michael Pollan

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

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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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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

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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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 1, 2018

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

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November 1, 2018

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A new study from Imperial College London has found significant overlap between the experiences reported…
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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 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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August 27, 2018

Psychedelic drugs: An effective form of treatment for mental illness?

Why psychedelic drugs could transform how we treat depression and mental illness? The first time…
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August 9, 2018

Ayahuasca is the new frontier for ‘psychedelic feminism’

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The Psychedelic Road to Other Conscious States

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July 20, 2018

First study of ketamine for treating adolescent depression yields successful results

A huge amount of research is currently underway investigating the compelling, and novel, effects of…
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July 20, 2018

Can Psychedelic Drugs Be Medically Useful?

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Psychedelics as Therapy

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July 20, 2018

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

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July 20, 2018

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July 20, 2018

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

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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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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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