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magic mushrooms invade your brain
2014-07-04 05:11:00

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers from the UK and Germany have opened the door on the little understood subject of just how psychedelic substances work within and affect our brain and our perception of consciousness. With the combination of heightened visual and auditory perception, a description that often accompanies a mind-expanding drug trip has been 'dream-like'. According to the results of a study recently published in the journal Human Brain...

2014-04-19 23:01:15

In noting Bicycle Day 2014, author Bryan W. Brickner tells the story of Albert Hoffman’s first intentional use of lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) through the lens of serotonin, the neurotransmitter system LSD modulates. PubMed provides the quotes and science for an immune dialogue, an early life tale, circadian clock notes and bowels (irritable and otherwise). Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 19, 2014 “Serotonin has a synaptic transmission,” opened Bryan W. Brickner, “and 71 years ago...

2014-04-08 23:01:21

Narconon Freedom Center releases new information on a LSD-like synthetic drug called NBOMe. Albion, Michigan (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 There are many types of drugs in the world, and any vigilant parent, educator or anti-drug advocate needs to know about all of them. There are old “standby” drugs – the types that seem to have been around forever. Drugs such as marijuana, cocaine and heroin are all derived from naturally growing plants that can be found all over the world, so it makes...

2014-02-04 23:00:23

As LSD and PCP make comebacks, Narconon International fights back with a new comprehensive guide to educating children on the dangers. (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 Hallucinogens made their first big spalsh in the U.S. in the early 1960s, with LSD, mescaline and psilocybin leading the parade. PCP (phencyclidine) followed soon after. It was not long before this class of drug became associated with "bad trips," psychotic episodes, emergency room visits and violent attacks. Because...

2014-01-17 23:23:13

Individuals seeking relief from drug and alcohol addiction can now receive no-cost consultations. Call 581-333-0846 for an appointment at Drug Addiction Treatment Centers. Saguenay, Canada (PRWEB) January 17, 2014 A Saguenay alcohol and drug rehab center is launching a program to help adolescents stop LSD addiction through services available at Drug Addiction Treatment Centers. Information from a Government of Canada website indicates that LSD "is a hallucinogen that is commonly...

Psychedelics Not Linked To Mental Illness
2013-08-20 10:04:25

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online LSD and other hallucinogenic drugs have been a controversial topic since their effects were first discovered in the 1940s. The euphoric emotions and experiences felt by those under their influence have led some researchers to believe using the drug can lead to mental illness and other negative long-term effects. A study from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), however, now claims LSD and other psychedelics are...

2013-07-08 23:19:36

Currently, seven countries offer illegal drug testing, but only one nation, Colombia, tests the substances on-site. Regardless of illegal substances consumed, drug abusers will often require the professional assistance found at detox centers such as Harbor Village. Miami, FL (PRWEB) July 08, 2013 As reported by BBC News Health (6/28), “A Safer High? A Night With The Illegal Drug Checkers,” that in Portugal, Spain, Belgium, Austria, Switzerland and the Netherlands, drug checking...

2013-04-24 10:41:28

In their article "Over 30 million psychedelic users in the United States", Teri S Krebs and Pål-Ørjan Johansen from the Department of Neuroscience at Norwegian University of Science and Technology, use data from a randomly-selected sample of over 57,000 individuals surveyed for the 2010 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), to estimate lifetime prevalence of psychedelic use. The authors estimate that approximately 32 million people have used LSD (lysergic...

Steve_Jobs
2012-06-13 08:50:13

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com Late Apple co-founder and CEO Steve Jobs was a fiercely private man. He didn´t share much about his life with the world until his later years. In fact, not many people knew about his battle with cancer until his now famous and oft-quoted Stanford commencement speech. Jobs was later able to persuade biographer Walter Issacson to collect notes and interviews from those in his life, compiling a treasure trove of information. Most of what was compiled in...

LSD Being Reexamined For Treatment Of Alcoholism
2012-03-09 09:22:16

Aside from its popular 1960s and 70s-era reputation as a mind-expanding recreational drug, lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) was also extensively studied as a treatment for schizophrenia, anxiety and alcoholism. Several of the studies seeking to aid alcoholics overcome their dependence met with varying degrees of success, reports Nick Collins for the Telegraph. The supervisors of one trial noted, “It was rather common for patients to claim significant insights into their problems, to...


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