Category Archives: Psilocybin

Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Proposes Psychedelic Amendment

Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez just once again spoke out in support of psychedelic drugs.

La microdosis de DMT puede ayudar a tratar la ansiedad y la depresión

La idea de la microdosificación de drogas psicodélicas ha existido durante mucho tiempo. Pero gracias a las tendencias entre las startups tecnológicas de alto rendimiento y los profesionales creativos, los investigadores están analizando el posible potencial terapéutico de la microdosificación. Al igual que con otras sustancias ilícitas, hay más evidencia anecdótica sobre la efectividad de…

FDA Accelerates Psilocybin Research For Major Depressive Disorder

The Food and Drug Administration has designated psilocybin mushrooms as a “Breakthrough Therapy” for Major Depressive Disorder (MDD), a move that will accelerate research and review of new medications developed with the hallucinogenic compound. The Breakthrough Therapy classification is designed to speed up the development and approval of new drugs. The new Breakthrough Therapy designation […]

Is Chicago’s History of Corruption Concerning for Psilocybin Reform?

Psilocybin (“magic mushrooms”) is believed to provide therapeutic relief to several possible medical conditions. Like cannabis, an uptick of lab results offered additional insights into what many have claimed anecdotally for years.  In recent years, researchers concluded that a single dose of psilocybin can produce “substantial and enduring decreases” in depression and anxiety levels in […]

University In Houston Testing Psilocybin For Treatment-Resistant Depression

On the heels of its decriminalization in a handful of US cities, psilocybin is being explored by the scientific establishment for evidence of therapeutic effectiveness. Researchers at the University of Texas Science Health Center in Houston (UTHealth) have announced that they are studying psilocybin for treatment-resistant depression. The study is inspired by past scientific investigations […]