International study finds 79% of individuals who microdose with psychedelics report improvements in their mental health

A study published in Psychopharmacology suggests that people may turn to microdosing with psychedelics in an attempt to improve their mental health. According to most self-reports, these attempts may be effective. InterestContinue reading “International study finds 79% of individuals who microdose with psychedelics report improvements in their mental health”

What if a Pill Can Change Your Politics or Religious Beliefs?

A new mental health treatment using the psychedelic compound psilocybin raises questions about medicine and values By Eddie Jacobs on October 11, 2020 “Magic” mushrooms, a source of psilocybin. Credit: Joe Amon Getty Images HowContinue reading “What if a Pill Can Change Your Politics or Religious Beliefs?”

Study suggests psilocybin can positively change emotions and brain function long-term

Emma StoneOctober 26, 2020 (juriskraulis/AdobeStock) Over time, it’s easy to become entrenched in how we view and move through the world. Firing up the same well-worn neural pathways becomes effortless,Continue reading “Study suggests psilocybin can positively change emotions and brain function long-term”