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Oregon just voted to legalize magic mushrooms. Here’s what that actually means.
Recent research suggests psilocybin is safe—and can have astonishing therapeutic uses.
Psychedelics gave me my life back
Researchers used psilocybin to alleviate the fear of death.
Study: Magic mushrooms are the safest drug
But they're still illegal.
Magic mushrooms help cancer patients deal with depression
The hallucinogen helped patients accept death and embrace life
New Views Of The Hallucinating Brain
Investigating how LSD might treat psychiatric disorders or find the root of consciousness
Mind-Altering Drugs Could Cure PTSD
We just need to reimagine the trip
Are Acid Flashbacks A Myth?
Flashbacks do occur, but very rarely.
Psychedelic Drugs Don’t Make People Crazy, Study Says
Researchers even found some associations between psychedelic drugs and fewer mental health issues.