Despite many anecdotal reports of wood lover paralysis, no controlled scientific studies have been conducted. One hypothesis for this mysterious symptom is the presence of "black rot".
The term "wood lover paralysis" refers to a temporary state of muscle weakness and/or paralysis that begins several hours after consuming certain types of "magic" mushrooms.
Researchers measured the effects of psilocybin by comparing brain scans.
On June 4, 2018, The Atlantic published Michael Pollan’s account of studying “magic” mushrooms alongside world-famous mycologist Paul Stamets. According to the story, Stamets took Pollan hunting for the Psilocybe...
New research published in the Journal of Psychopharmacology examines the association between lifetime psychedelic use and intimate partner violence.