Hallucinogenic drug found in ‘magic mushrooms’ eases depression, anxiety in people with life-threatening cancer

In a small double-blind study, Johns Hopkins researchers report that a substantial majority of people suffering cancer-related anxiety or depression found considerable relief for up to six months from a single large dose of psilocybin—the active compound in hallucinogenic “magic mushrooms.

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Hallucinogenic drug found in ‘magic mushrooms’ eases depression, anxiety in people with life-threatening cancer

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