Can magic mushrooms treat depression? – New Scientist Live 2017

Can magic mushrooms treat depression? – New Scientist Live 2017

Could psychedelic drugs make the world a better place? In this talk, Robin Carhart-Harris will describe the rationale behind conducting the first ever clinical trial of psilocybin (magic mushrooms) as a treatment for depression – and share his results. Robin will describe how psilocybin works in the brain to have its antidepressant effects and discuss … Read more