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CTV News
'Creative' stoners planted seed for safer medical marijuanathat could be more popular amongst younger people," said Michael Bloomfield, a
'Creative' stoners planted seed for safer medical marijuana
CTV News / Posted yesterday
that could be more popular amongst younger people," said Michael Bloomfield, a psychiatry lecturer at University College London. David Nutt of Imperial College London said it was a "great idea", but "would be illegal in the U.K... Read more
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dna
Scientists brew cannabis liquid for safe medical usethat could be more popular amongst younger people," said Michael Bloomfield, a
Scientists brew cannabis liquid for safe medical use
dna / Posted yesterday
that could be more popular amongst younger people," said Michael Bloomfield, a psychiatry lecturer at University College London. David Nutt of Imperial College London said it was a "great idea", but "would be illegal in the... Read more
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Raw Story
Is ‘therapeutic cannavaping’ a healthier way to consume medical marijuana?smoking for medical cannabis delivery,” they wrote. “I think it’s a great idea
Is ‘therapeutic cannavaping’ a healthier way to consume medical marijuana?
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
smoking for medical cannabis delivery,” they wrote. “I think it’s a great idea, but this would be illegal in the UK,” said David Nutt, head of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial College, London. It would likely be illegal as of yesterday, when the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
‘Creative’ stoners planted seed for safer medical marijuanathat could be more popular amongst younger people,” said Michael Bloomfield, a
‘Creative’ stoners planted seed for safer medical marijuana
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
that could be more popular amongst younger people,” said Michael Bloomfield, a psychiatry lecturer at University College London. David Nutt of Imperial College London said it was a “great idea”, but “would be illegal in the... Read more
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FOX News
Magic mushroom ingredient may ease severe depression, study suggestsworldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for r
Magic mushroom ingredient may ease severe depression, study suggests
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
worldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for religious rites. British researchers led by David Nutt, a professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial, have been exploring the potential of psilocybin to ease... Read more
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Daily Mail
Could e-cigarettes be a safer way to take medical marijuana?pen, which contains coconut oil, eliminates the tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the
Could e-cigarettes be a safer way to take medical marijuana?
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
pen, which contains coconut oil, eliminates the tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the compound that gets people high. Professor David Nutt, head of the Centre for Neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial College London, said he thought it was a good... Read more
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metro
'Unworkable, retrograde and dangerous': Drug policy reformer slams new 'legal high' banand in some head shops (Picture: Alamy) Ms Feilding, a long-time colleague and
'Unworkable, retrograde and dangerous': Drug policy reformer slams new 'legal high' ban
metro / Posted 3 days ago
and in some head shops (Picture: Alamy) Ms Feilding, a long-time colleague and friend of drug research specialist Dr David Nutt, says the Psychoactive Substances Act was introduced so the Government would ‘look tough’ in their stance on... Read more
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Thame Gazette
Magic mushrooms could help in fight against depressionone in five patients with depression do not respond to any intervention, and ma
Magic mushrooms could help in fight against depression
Thame Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
one in five patients with depression do not respond to any intervention, and many relapse. Study senior author Professor David Nutt, the former chair of the Advisory Committee on the Misuse of Drugs, said: “Previous animal and human brain imaging... Read more
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Aylesbury Today
Magic mushrooms could help in fight against depressionone in five patients with depression do not respond to any intervention, and ma
Magic mushrooms could help in fight against depression
Aylesbury Today / Posted 8 days ago
one in five patients with depression do not respond to any intervention, and many relapse. Study senior author Professor David Nutt, the former chair of the Advisory Committee on the Misuse of Drugs, said: “Previous animal and human brain imaging... Read more
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Luton Today
Magic mushrooms could help in fight against depressionone in five patients with depression do not respond to any intervention, and ma
Magic mushrooms could help in fight against depression
Luton Today / Posted 8 days ago
one in five patients with depression do not respond to any intervention, and many relapse. Study senior author Professor David Nutt, the former chair of the Advisory Committee on the Misuse of Drugs, said: “Previous animal and human brain imaging... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Magic mushrooms could help in fight against depressionone in five patients with depression do not respond to any intervention, and ma
Magic mushrooms could help in fight against depression
Banbury Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
one in five patients with depression do not respond to any intervention, and many relapse. Study senior author Professor David Nutt, the former chair of the Advisory Committee on the Misuse of Drugs, said: “Previous animal and human brain imaging... Read more
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McCook Daily Gazette
President's, dean's list at MPCCan overall grade point average (GPA) of 3.5 - 3.89 on a 4.0 scale. Cambridge -
President's, dean's list at MPCC
McCook Daily Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
an overall grade point average (GPA) of 3.5 - 3.89 on a 4.0 scale. Cambridge - MiKayla Kent Curtis - Grayce Jorgensen, David Nutt Danbury - Abigail Daffer Farnam - Austin Boller Hayes Center - Alex Lawson Imperial - Jacob Christensen,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Magic mushroom ingredient may ease severe depression, study suggestsworldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for r
Magic mushroom ingredient may ease severe depression, study suggests
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
worldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for religious rites. British researchers led by David Nutt, a professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial, have been exploring the potential of psilocybin to ease... Read more
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Pendle Today
Magic mushrooms could help in fight against depressionone in five patients with depression do not respond to any intervention, and ma
Magic mushrooms could help in fight against depression
Pendle Today / Posted 10 days ago
one in five patients with depression do not respond to any intervention, and many relapse. Study senior author Professor David Nutt, former chair of the Advisory Committee on the Misuse of Drugs, said: “Previous animal and human brain imaging... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Marie R. Nutt, 89, passed away May 11, peacefully at home. She was the wife of David Nutt. T
Marie R. Nutt
The Leader-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
, 89, passed away May 11, peacefully at home. She was the wife of David Nutt. They shared 45 years of marriage together. Marie was born in Gloversville, New York. Marie had many fond memories of her childhood and hometown and enjoyed... Read more
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Newsmax
Magic Mushroom Ingredient May Ease Severe Depressionworldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for r
Magic Mushroom Ingredient May Ease Severe Depression
Newsmax / Posted 11 days ago
worldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for religious rites. British researchers led by David Nutt, a professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial, have been exploring the potential of psilocybin to ease... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Magic mushroom ingredient may ease severe depressionworldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for r
Magic mushroom ingredient may ease severe depression
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
worldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for religious rites. British researchers led by David Nutt, a professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial, have been exploring the potential of psilocybin to ease... Read more
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iol.co.za
Magic mushrooms may ease depressionworldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for r
Magic mushrooms may ease depression
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
worldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for religious rites. British researchers led by David Nutt, a professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial, have been exploring the potential of psilocybin to ease... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Magic mushrooms 'could ease incurable depression'increased optimism and an ability to enjoy things. This is an unparalleled succ
Magic mushrooms 'could ease incurable depression'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
increased optimism and an ability to enjoy things. This is an unparalleled success." The study was led by Professor David Nutt, who was sacked from his job as the Government's chief adviser on drugs in 2009 after saying ecstasy and LSD were... Read more
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Herald Sun
Magic mushrooms have healing powerswarned against people self-medicating with the drug, which carries a seven-year
Magic mushrooms have healing powers
Herald Sun / Posted 11 days ago
warned against people self-medicating with the drug, which carries a seven-year jail term for possession. Professor David Nutt, who also worked on the study, hailed the findings a “landmark” but lashed out at the “Kafkaesque” restrictions... Read more
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News.com.au
Magic mushrooms have healing powerswarned against people self-medicating with the drug, which carries a seven-year
Magic mushrooms have healing powers
News.com.au / Posted 11 days ago
warned against people self-medicating with the drug, which carries a seven-year jail term for possession. Professor David Nutt, who also worked on the study, hailed the findings a “landmark” but lashed out at the “Kafkaesque” restrictions... Read more
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Perth Now
Magic mushrooms have healing powerswarned against people self-medicating with the drug, which carries a seven-year
Magic mushrooms have healing powers
Perth Now / Posted 11 days ago
warned against people self-medicating with the drug, which carries a seven-year jail term for possession. Professor David Nutt, who also worked on the study, hailed the findings a “landmark” but lashed out at the “Kafkaesque” restrictions... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Magic mushrooms have healing powerswarned against people self-medicating with the drug, which carries a seven-year
Magic mushrooms have healing powers
Adelaide Now / Posted 11 days ago
warned against people self-medicating with the drug, which carries a seven-year jail term for possession. Professor David Nutt, who also worked on the study, hailed the findings a “landmark” but lashed out at the “Kafkaesque” restrictions... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Magic mushrooms have healing powerswarned against people self-medicating with the drug, which carries a seven-year
Magic mushrooms have healing powers
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
warned against people self-medicating with the drug, which carries a seven-year jail term for possession. Professor David Nutt, who also worked on the study, hailed the findings a “landmark” but lashed out at the “Kafkaesque” restrictions... Read more
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Japan Today
Magic mushroom ingredient may ease severe depression, study suggests ‹ Japan Todayworldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for r
Magic mushroom ingredient may ease severe depression, study suggests ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 11 days ago
worldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for religious rites. British researchers led by David Nutt, a professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial, have been exploring the potential of psilocybin to ease... Read more
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Daily Star
Magic mushrooms helped man 'stay connected' with his dead mumacute experience itself. It can be... psychologically challenging." Another me
Magic mushrooms helped man 'stay connected' with his dead mum
Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
acute experience itself. It can be... psychologically challenging." Another member of the team, former drug tsar Professor David Nutt said the study was "landmark". He said that because of the regulations and red tape, "it cost £1,500 to dose each... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Magic mushrooms could be last resort treatment for severe depression, study findsworldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for r
Magic mushrooms could be last resort treatment for severe depression, study finds
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 days ago
worldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for religious rites. British researchers led by David Nutt, a professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial, have been exploring the potential of psilocybin to ease... Read more
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WA Today
Magic mushrooms could be last resort treatment for severe depression, study findsworldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for r
Magic mushrooms could be last resort treatment for severe depression, study finds
WA Today / Posted 11 days ago
worldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for religious rites. British researchers led by David Nutt, a professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial, have been exploring the potential of psilocybin to ease... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Scientists think this seemingly unlikely drug might one day be used to help tackle depressionyears earlier by one of the same neuroscientists who worked on these two papers
Scientists think this seemingly unlikely drug might one day be used to help tackle depression
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
years earlier by one of the same neuroscientists who worked on these two papers — Imperial College London neuroscientist David Nutt — helped him draw similar conclusions. In 2012, Nutt found that in people drugged with psilocybin, brain chatter... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Scientists think this seemingly unlikely drug might one day be used to help tackle depressionyears earlier by one of the same neuroscientists who worked on these two papers
Scientists think this seemingly unlikely drug might one day be used to help tackle depression
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 days ago
years earlier by one of the same neuroscientists who worked on these two papers — Imperial College London neuroscientist David Nutt — helped him draw similar conclusions. In 2012, Nutt found that in people drugged with psilocybin, brain chatter... Read more
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London24
Magic mushrooms help terrible depression - pioneering London research suggestswith those of an inactive “dummy” drug or other form of treatment. One member
Magic mushrooms help terrible depression - pioneering London research suggests
London24 / Posted 11 days ago
with those of an inactive “dummy” drug or other form of treatment. One member of the team, former drug tsar Professor David Nutt, hailed the study as a “landmark” but lashed out at the “Kafkaesque” restrictions that made it so difficult to... Read more
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CTV News
Could magic mushrooms help relieve depression?as a potential treatment for major depression,” lead author Dr Robin Carhart-Ha
Could magic mushrooms help relieve depression?
CTV News / Posted 11 days ago
as a potential treatment for major depression,” lead author Dr Robin Carhart-Harris said in a news release. Senior author David Nutt, who researches neuropsychopharmacology, said psilocybin is known to target the serotonin receptors in the brain,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Scientists think this seemingly unlikely drug might one day be used to help tackle depressionyears earlier by one of the same neuroscientists who worked on these two papers
Scientists think this seemingly unlikely drug might one day be used to help tackle depression
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
years earlier by one of the same neuroscientists who worked on these two papers — Imperial College London neuroscientist David Nutt — helped him draw similar conclusions. In 2012, Nutt found that in people drugged with psilocybin, brain chatter... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Magic mushroom ingredient may ease severe depression, study suggestsworldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for r
Magic mushroom ingredient may ease severe depression, study suggests
Bdnews24.com / Posted 11 days ago
worldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for religious rites. British researchers led by David Nutt, a professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial, have been exploring the potential of psilocybin to ease... Read more
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Raw Story
Clinical trial finds two doses of magic mushrooms can lift severe depression for three weekstheir own depressions by picking their own magic mushrooms. That kind of approa
Clinical trial finds two doses of magic mushrooms can lift severe depression for three weeks
Raw Story / Posted 12 days ago
their own depressions by picking their own magic mushrooms. That kind of approach could be risky.” The senior author, Prof David Nutt, said it was justified for researchers to explore the medical use of banned recreational drugs. “It is important... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Magic mushrooms may treat sever depressionworldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for r
Magic mushrooms may treat sever depression
Sky News Australia / Posted 12 days ago
worldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for religious rites. British researchers led by David Nutt, a professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial, have been exploring the potential of psilocybin to ease... Read more
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Philly.com
Magic mushroom ingredient may ease severe depression, study suggestsworldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for r
Magic mushroom ingredient may ease severe depression, study suggests
Philly.com / Posted 12 days ago
worldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for religious rites. British researchers led by David Nutt, a professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial, have been exploring the potential of psilocybin to ease... Read more
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Reuters
Magic mushroom ingredient may ease severe depression, study suggestsworldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for r
Magic mushroom ingredient may ease severe depression, study suggests
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
worldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for religious rites. British researchers led by David Nutt, a professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial, have been exploring the potential of psilocybin to ease... Read more
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The Age
Magic mushrooms could be last resort treatment for severe depression, study findsworldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for r
Magic mushrooms could be last resort treatment for severe depression, study finds
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
worldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for religious rites. British researchers led by David Nutt, a professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial, have been exploring the potential of psilocybin to ease... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Magic mushrooms could be last resort treatment for severe depression, study findsworldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for r
Magic mushrooms could be last resort treatment for severe depression, study finds
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
worldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for religious rites. British researchers led by David Nutt, a professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial, have been exploring the potential of psilocybin to ease... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Magic mushroom compound may offer potential new way for antidepressant researchimaging studies have suggested that psilocybin may have effects similar to othe
Magic mushroom compound may offer potential new way for antidepressant research
News-Medical-Net / Posted 12 days ago
imaging studies have suggested that psilocybin may have effects similar to other antidepressant treatments,” says Professor David Nutt, senior author from Imperial College London “Psilocybin targets the serotonin receptors in the brain, just as most... Read more
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Perth Now
Magic mushroom may ease severe depressionworldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for r
Magic mushroom may ease severe depression
Perth Now / Posted 12 days ago
worldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for religious rites. British researchers led by David Nutt, a professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial, have been exploring the potential of psilocybin to ease... Read more
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SKY News
Magic Mushrooms Could Help Fight Depressioneach patient as they were administered the drug. The following day, each parti
Magic Mushrooms Could Help Fight Depression
SKY News / Posted 12 days ago
each patient as they were administered the drug. The following day, each participant was given an MRI scan. Professor David Nutt, who was sacked from his job as the Government's chief drug advisor for claiming that ecstasy and LSD were less... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Magic mushroom may ease severe depressionworldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for r
Magic mushroom may ease severe depression
Adelaide Now / Posted 12 days ago
worldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for religious rites. British researchers led by David Nutt, a professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial, have been exploring the potential of psilocybin to ease... Read more
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Herald Sun
Magic mushroom may ease severe depressionworldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for r
Magic mushroom may ease severe depression
Herald Sun / Posted 12 days ago
worldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for religious rites. British researchers led by David Nutt, a professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial, have been exploring the potential of psilocybin to ease... Read more
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Weekly Times
Magic mushroom may ease severe depressionworldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for r
Magic mushroom may ease severe depression
Weekly Times / Posted 12 days ago
worldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for religious rites. British researchers led by David Nutt, a professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial, have been exploring the potential of psilocybin to ease... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Magic mushroom may ease severe depressionworldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for r
Magic mushroom may ease severe depression
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
worldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for religious rites. British researchers led by David Nutt, a professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial, have been exploring the potential of psilocybin to ease... Read more
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Daily Mail
Magic mushrooms 'could hell people tormented by incurable depression'with those of an inactive 'dummy' drug or other form of treatment. One member
Magic mushrooms 'could hell people tormented by incurable depression'
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
with those of an inactive 'dummy' drug or other form of treatment. One member of the team, former drug tsar Professor David Nutt, hailed the study as a 'landmark' but lashed out at the 'Kafkaesque' restrictions that made it so difficult to... Read more
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News.com.au
Magic mushroom may ease severe depressionworldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for r
Magic mushroom may ease severe depression
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
worldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for religious rites. British researchers led by David Nutt, a professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial, have been exploring the potential of psilocybin to ease... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Magic mushroom ingredient may ease severe depression, study suggestsworldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for r
Magic mushroom ingredient may ease severe depression, study suggests
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
worldwide and have been used since ancient times, both for recreation and for religious rites. British researchers led by David Nutt, a professor of neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial, have been exploring the potential of psilocybin to ease... Read more
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