Ingredient in magic mushrooms is shown to ease anxiety and depression in cancer patients in one dose

…Of 29 cancer patients who got psilocybin in a trial conducted at New York University’s Langone Medical Center, 20 rated it as “among the most meaningful” events of their life. (Source)

So sad we have had to wait all these years to do some pretty easy science on something many people were fairly certain would turn out this way.

Obviously, psilocybin and LSD should also be tested on other people with other conditions as well as people with no conditions who just want to try it. It is well-known that psychedelics are used in small doses to enhance creativity among tech workers in Silicon Valley.

LSD therapy was quite successful in treating alcoholism when it was briefly allowed to be used for this purpose in the 1960s. ABN

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