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How Psychedelic Drugs Can Help Patients Face the End-of-Life

Would you take magic mushrooms to ease end-of-life anxiety?

A study conducted by psychiatrist Charles Grob, a researcher at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, administered psilocybin — an active component of psychedelic mushrooms — to cancer patients near the end-of-life to see if it could reduce their fear of death. The research, … Continue reading

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