What Happens to Your Brain on Psilocybin?

What Happens to Your Brain on Psilocybin?

You may have heard about the mental health benefits of psilocybin, but have you ever wondered how this substance actually affects the brain? The neuroscience and pharmacokinetics behind psilocybin and other psychedelics can get very complicated, but we’ve made it easy...
Where Do Psychedelics Come From?

Where Do Psychedelics Come From?

Do you ever wonder where psychedelics come from? In recent years, there’s been an increase in interest in psychedelics for therapeutic purposes. This is thanks to advancing research and personal testimonies from women and men who’ve benefited from them....
Psychedelics and PTSD: Can They Help?

Psychedelics and PTSD: Can They Help?

Many people believe psychedelics can cause mental health conditions like PTSD. These substances are often still associated with illegal drug use and the counter-culture of the 60s, but psychedelic substances are gaining attention for their therapeutic benefits. A...
Colorado Legalized Psilocybin Mushrooms: Now What?

Colorado Legalized Psilocybin Mushrooms: Now What?

Last week, Colorado passed a proposition that legalizes psilocybin mushrooms and the natural compounds they produce, called psilocybin and psilocin. This makes Colorado the 2nd state to legalize psychedelic therapy. The new law will allow for the use of psilocybin at...
A Psilocybin Renaissance for AIDS Survivors?

A Psilocybin Renaissance for AIDS Survivors?

It’s been over 40 years since the first cases of what would come to be known as AIDS were reported. In that time we’ve made incredible progress in both the prevention and treatment of the disease. However, there are still millions of people around the...