The afterglow effect is commonly referenced in psychedelic literature. However, limited attention is being paid to several uncontrolled variables.
Ayahuasca, the quintessential Amazonian psychedelic brew, harbors a complex pharmacology that Jordi Riba helped disentangle.
Jordi Riba Serrano PhD, a Spanish trailblazer in the resurgence of psychedelic science, passed away in August 2020 at the age of 51. His important contributions toward understanding the pharmacology of ayahuasca and other psychedelics will remain.
According to IIT, psychedelics cause concepts to form more links with each other than usual. This might explain several phenomena observed in psychedelic mind-states.
This is the first time since the 1970s that a Canadian company has legally cultivated and harvested psychedelic mushrooms.
New research shows that ketamine reduces self-dislike, loosening the rigid prejudice toward oneself that can constitute depression.
Experiential avoidance is one transdiagnostic process that may be implicated in the therapeutic benefits of psychedelics.
While ketamine produces a whole symphony of effects in the brain, surprisingly, a localized neural oscillation in a lesser-known area of the brain is enough to cause feelings of dissociation.
Both have long-lasting positive effects on mood, social skills and neuroplasticity. Combining them may potentiate and prolong mutual therapeutic effects.
From cow dung to coffee grounds. this species grows well on a variety of substrates.