'Ego Dissolving' Psychedelic Drugs Could Assist With Mental Health

Posted in Science on 9th Aug, 2017
by Alex Muller

A new study in Neuroscience of Consciousness adds weight to previous findings about the potential benefits psychedelics could have for treating mental health disorders.

Study: Psilocybin helps depressed patients 're-connect' to the world

Posted in Medicine on 5th Aug, 2017
by Alex Muller

Psilocybin is the primary mind-altering substance in psychedelic magic mushrooms.

Depression is the single biggest predictor of death for heart patients

Posted in Medicine on 31st Jul, 2017
by Alex Muller

A major new study from the Intermountain Medical Center has shown how the death rate for depressed heart patients is double that of non-depressed heart patients

Ketamine has 'truly remarkable' effect on depression

Posted in Science on 27th Jul, 2017
by Alex Muller

After six months, 43% of the subjects said they had no significant symptoms of depression

Depression changes brain structure

Posted in Science on 23rd Jul, 2017
by Alex Muller

Changes in the brains structure that could be the result of depression have been identified in a major scanning study.