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Researchers Want Doctors to Be Able to Pres...

Oct 05, 2018No Comments

A new study out of Johns Hopkins University seeks to reclassify psilocybin mushrooms since they have low potential for abuse and few risks of dependence. Researchers at Johns Hopkins University think it’s time to change the

Michigan May Prohibit Cannabis-Infused Alco...

Oct 04, 2018No Comments

Michigan lawmakers are trying to cover all bases before the big vote on marijuana legalization. Cannabis-infused alcoholic beverages would become illegal under a bill passed by the Michigan legislature Tuesday and is now waiting the signature of

What marijuana looks like under the microsc...

Oct 04, 2018No Comments

Rochester Institute of Technology professor and science photographer Ted Kinsman captures an unseen side of Cannabis in his new book, “Cannabis: Marijuana Under The Microscope”. These microscopic images capture a close up view of Marijuana. We spoke


Oct 02, 2018No Comments

Psilocybin, the active ingredient in hallucinogenic mushrooms, should be removed from the “Schedule I” drug category if it passes the next stage of testing in clinical trials, experts have recommended. According to the Controlled Substances Act

Ayahuasca and the Global Marketplace

Sep 28, 2018No Comments

This essay is the first of a series on the economics of the global ayahuasca boom. In recent years, there’s been a peak of interest, export and consumption of the sacred ayahuasca brew and shamanic traditions

A Doctor Explains How Prescribing Ketamine ...

Sep 28, 2018No Comments

Ketamine is a drug that was approved by the FDA in the 1970’s to be used by doctors and veterinarians as an anesthetic. It’s also a fairly popular recreational drug that provides out-of-body experiences. However, even

Like 4/20, mushrooms have their day: 9/20

Sep 27, 2018No Comments

Everyone knows that 4/20 is the weed holiday. A few know that 4/19 is for LSD and 7/10 is for marijuana concentrates. But did you know 9:20 a.m. on 9/20 is the magic minute for magic mushrooms? September 20 is not

South Africa Legalizes Cannabis

Sep 24, 2018No Comments

South Africa legalizes cannabis following a court decision that banning it within homes violates citizens’ privacy rights. Thousands of people take part in a march through the central city, calling for the South African government to

First Clinical Trial of MDMA Treatment for ...

Sep 22, 2018No Comments

New research has shown that MDMA may be an effective treatment for social anxiety in autistic adults. Results of the first study to research MDMA as a therapy for adults on the autism spectrum were published in the journal Psychopharmacology last

Coca-Cola Is Planning to Bring CBD Beverage...

Sep 19, 2018No Comments

Not to be outdone by the alcohol industry, Coca-Cola is reportedly working on bringing cannabis-infused health and recovery beverages to the Great White North’s legal market. Exactly one month from today, millions of Canadians will be