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Can Psilocybin Mushrooms Be Effective Antidepressants?

Depression is a global epidemic, affecting hundreds of millions worldwide.[1] It is one of the most commonly diagnosed mental disorders in the United States, and compared to the other mental disorders, is responsible for the most disabilities.[2] Unfortunately, rates of depression continue to rise. Researchers found that, even after controlling for changing attitudes surrounding mental health, […]

Could LSD Be An Effective Antidepressant?

Depression is a slow, aching, and painful state. It is more than a mood swing or a response to some setback within the everyday struggle. It is a mental illness resulting in a lack of hope, motivation, focus, and energy. Depression can become completely debilitating and increases one’s risk for suicide. It is considered a […]

Healing With Ecstasy: How Therapists Are Using MDMA To Treat PTSD

THE PTSD PROBLEM Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, or PTSD, is a mental disorder that can develop after someone undergoes a traumatic event. Individuals who experience PTSD often report recurring unwanted memories of the traumatic event, nightmares, and flashbacks. The intense distress also affects their choices, causing them to avoid certain areas, people, or activities that remind […]

What Does MDMA Feel Like?

MDMA (3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine), also known as molly, ecstasy, E, or pills—is the unsung psychedelic. It is perhaps the most popularly used psychedelic, though even many regular users would not consider it so. MDMA is commonly known as a party drug, used at concerts, raves, festivals, and other high-energy gatherings with music and crowds. Many who take MDMA […]

Are Bad Trips Just A Myth?

WHEN THINGS GO WRONG… I once lost my mind while on LSD. I couldn’t control myself in front of people, and as a result, I said some weird, disturbing things. It turns out people feel uncomfortable when a stranger with buggy, dilated eyes walks up to them and tells them, “I can call my mom […]