Psilocybin

FDA Recognizes Psychedelic Mushrooms As An ...

Nov 18, 2018No Comments

The US Food and Drug Administration has made the decision to grant“Breakthrough Therapy” status for psychedelic mushrooms. The fungus, most commonly used as a recreational

Psychedelic Ethics: The Good, the Bad and t...

Nov 16, 2018No Comments

During the past year, I’ve been exploring whether psychedelics can actually make someone a better person; meaning more compassionate, less selfish, more kind and caring

‘Ego Death’ Is the Trip Competi...

Nov 14, 2018No Comments

More and more psychonauts are looking for the ultimate high, but some are ruining their minds in the process. “The first time I experienced ego

Psilocybin mushrooms ground game fundraisin...

Nov 14, 2018No Comments

‘Excuse me, can you spare a moment for psilocybin?’ Oregon’s Chris Abrahamsen, 29, has spent his whole adult life raising money for the environment, to

People who ‘microdose’ LSD and magic mu...

Nov 13, 2018No Comments

We just ran the first ever pre-registered scientific study on the microdosing of psychedelics and found some very promising results. We compared people who microdose — that

What Psychedelic Research Can and Cannot Te...

Nov 12, 2018No Comments

It’s not easy to strike the right balance when taking new scientific findings to a wider audience. In a recent opinion piece, Bernard Kastrup and Edward

America’s Trippiest Chemist: Making P...

Nov 08, 2018No Comments

For over 40 years, Dave Nichols had government license to make Schedule 1 drugs like LSD and DMT for research. This story is part of

Psilocybin Makes People Feel Better and Smo...

Nov 06, 2018No Comments

A June 2018 University of Wisconsin study found that high doses of psilocybin evoked positive subjective effects in healthy volunteers. Twelve healthy participants took part in the

FDA Action Suggests a Future for Medical Mu...

Nov 05, 2018No Comments

In August 2017, the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) designated MDMA a “breakthrough therapy” for the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). One year later, the FDA

Magic mushrooms named a ‘breakthrough...

Nov 05, 2018No Comments

This week, the FDA gave the chemical in psychedelic ‘magic mushrooms’ the designation of Breakthrough Therapy Only very promising treatments for serious or life threatening