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Psilocybin Relieves Some Treatment-Resistant Depression Cases: Trial
The research has caveats, including side effects and a lack of durability in the benefits of a single dose.
Psilocybin Relieves Some Treatment-Resistant Depression Cases: Trial
Psilocybin Relieves Some Treatment-Resistant Depression Cases: Trial

The research has caveats, including side effects and a lack of durability in the benefits of a single dose.

The research has caveats, including side effects and a lack of durability in the benefits of a single dose.

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Johns Hopkins Launches Research Center on Psychedelics
Emily Makowski | Sep 9, 2019 | 1 min read
The facility, focused on finding treatments for mental health disorders, will be the first of its kind in the US.
Decoding the Tripping Brain
Diana Kwon | Sep 1, 2017 | 10+ min read
Scientists are beginning to unravel the mechanisms behind the therapeutic effects of psychedelic drugs.
Infographic: The Brain on Psychedelics
Diana Kwon | Aug 31, 2017 | 2 min read
Understanding how hallucinogenic drugs affect different neural networks could shed light on their therapeutic potential.
Psilocybin Decreases Depression and Anxiety in Some Cancer Patients
Ben Andrew Henry | Dec 1, 2016 | 2 min read
In a pair of clinical studies of psilocybin, the active ingredient in magic mushrooms, participants reported positive changes to their moods and outlooks.
“Magic” Mushroom Compound Eases Depression
Tanya Lewis | May 17, 2016 | 2 min read
Psilocybin led to an improvement in symptoms for treatment-resistant patients, according to a small study.
Magic Mushroom Dreams
Jef Akst | Jul 3, 2014 | 2 min read
A psychedelic compound in hallucinogenic mushrooms triggers brain activity characteristic of dream states.
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