DMN

Can Psychedelics Save You From Depression?

Hundreds of millions of people suffer from depression worldwide, and up to 44% of these people have not found relief from typical antidepressant therapies. This ‘treatment-resistant’ form of depression is especially devastating, as patients can suffer for many years without hope of recovery. Even patients who find some form of relief from the usual prescribed antidepressants need frequent […]

Can Psychedelics Be Used To Treat OCD?

Obsessive-compulsive disorder, or OCD, is a condition that can completely consume sufferer’s lives. Many patients spend hours every day undertaking repetitive, meaningless tasks that they can’t break free from. It’s thought that the default mode network (DMN), a brain system that controls our sense of self, is involved in OCD. In the same way that the DMN […]