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Potent Psychedelic

Potent Psychedelic DMT Mimics Near-Death Experience in the Brain

Near-death experiences, or NDEs, are significant psychological events that occur close to actual or perceived impending death. Commonly reported aspects of NDEs include out...
magic mushroom

Magic Mushrooms May ‘Reset’ the Brains of Depressed Patients

The findings come from a study in which researchers from Imperial College London used psilocybin – the psychoactive compound that occurs naturally in magic...
serotonin

Rethinking Serotonin Could Lead to a Shift in Psychiatric Care

Serotonin is a neurotransmitter which helps brain cells communicate with one another, playing important roles in stabilising mood and regulating stress. Despite its importance, current...
consciousness

First Evidence for Higher State of Consciousness Found

In the study, neuroscientists observed a sustained increase in the diversity of brain signals of people under the influence of psychedelic drugs, compared with...
mental heath treatment

Three Drugs That Could Transform Mental Heath Treatment

MDMA – commonly know as ecstasy – might be useful in the treatment of anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder The results of a 2014 study...
psychedelic drugs

Risky Research Could Herald Mindful Revolution

With its roots in the great age of Victorian invention, Imperial College London looks back on a rich heritage of breakthroughs in science, engineering...