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A study on psychedelic microdosing in rats revealed promising results for anxiety and depression

A new study on rats found that small doses of the psychedelic drug DMT could potentially help with anxiety and depression.

Denver could soon become the first US city to decriminalize ‘magic’ mushrooms

In May, Denver residents will vote on whether to decriminalize "magic" mushrooms, which are currently illegal in the US.

Researchers think magic mushrooms could have the potential to treat depression

Recent research suggests the main psychoactive component in magic mushrooms, psilocybin, could be an alternative treatment for depression.

Everything you need to know about microdosing

Microdosing, taking small doses of psychedelics over the course of a couple days, is becoming more popular. Here's what you should know about it.
Magic mushrooms are categorized as hallucinogenics.

10 potential risks of taking ‘magic’ mushrooms

INSIDER consulted with two drug and addiction experts to learn more about the risks of taking magic mushrooms recreationally.

Denver could become the first US city to decriminalize psychedelic mushrooms

In Denver, a campaign trying to decriminalize hallucinogenic mushrooms has gathered enough signatures to place a measure on the ballot.

A fresh crop of promising drugs is poised to change the way depression is treated for the first time in decades. Here are the ones to watch in 2019.

Researchers are on the hunt for better drugs to treat depression, a leading cause of disability worldwide. Promising options include ketamine and psilocybin.

Oregon is closer than ever to becoming the first state to legalize ‘magic’ mushrooms

Oregon could be the first state to legalize psychedelic mushrooms. The secretary of state has approved language for a ballot initiative in 2020.

Evidence is mounting that psychedelic drugs can help treat diseases. Here are the most promising uses

There's been a resurgence of interest in psychedelic drugs' potential to treat conditions like depression. Research is beginning to lead to new treatments.