Psychedelic Pharmacology

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‘Trip’ for your health

Those who read “Psychedelic Pharmacology” may be interested to learn that Dr. Erika Dyck, a medical professor at the University of Alberta, is trumpeting the benefits of using LSD as a treatment for alcoholism. After surveying past research, Dyck found there was ample evidence to support the idea that “tripping” helps addicts achieve the level…

Psychedelic Pharmacology

Clarence Darrow famously said: “I have never killed a man, but I have read many obituaries with great pleasure.” It’s likely that Dr. John Halpern experienced a similar kind of schadenfreude on hearing of Timothy Leary’s death in 1996. For those of you too young to remember him as anything other than Uma Thurman’s godfather,…