George Best, PhD

Throwing Up Blood While Pregnant Should I Go To The Hospital?

Are you asking yourself, “Throwing up blood while pregnant should I go to the hospital?”. If you’re pregnant and experiencing vomiting blood, it’s understandable to be concerned. While some women may experience bleeding gums or nosebleeds during pregnancy, vomiting blood is not a normal symptom and should be taken seriously. In some cases, vomiting blood …

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Ayahuasca: Potential Benefits, Side-effects, Usage, and More

What is Ayahuasca? Ayahuasca is an entheogenic tea brewed from the Psychotria viridis leaf (Diplopterys cabrerana may be used as a substitute), the Banisteriopsis caapi vine, and sometimes other ingredients. Those plant ingredients might include one of the Brugmansia or Datura species (especially Brugmansia versicolor or Brugmansia insignis), Justicia pectoralis, and Nicotiana rustica, known as …

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Psilocybin Therapy Demonstrates Efficacy in Treating Patients with Major Depressive Disorder

A recent clinical study explored the use of psilocybin therapy as an adjunct to psychotherapy in patients with treatment-resistant depression. Most study participants demonstrated a clinically significant response to psilocybin therapy, with over 50% of patients exhibiting remission from major depressive disorder (MDD). More than 264 million individuals of all ages are affected with MDD …

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Psilocybin Therapy

What is psilocybin therapy? Psilocybin therapy is an investigative, blended pharmacological and psychological approach to treating mental health challenges that deploys the psychoactive effects of psilocybin under psychologically supportive conditions. Certain species of mushrooms, frequently called “magic mushrooms,” contain the active ingredient psilocybin. Psilocybin produces psychedelic effects in humans that ingest it, such as sensory …

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Psychedelic Societies

Although the 1960s are typically thought of as the era of the psychedelic revolution, psychedelics are at least as popular today as they were then. However, this psychedelic resurgence we are currently experiencing is distinctly different from the previous century’s countercultural movement. There are well over 100 psychedelic societies, meetups, and groups around the world. …

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What Are Psychedelics?

Rick Strassman, an American clinical associate professor of psychiatry at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine, had this to say when asked ‘what are psychedelics:’ “Psychedelics show you what’s in and on your mind, those subconscious thoughts and feelings that are hidden, covered up, forgotten, out of sight, maybe even completely unexpected, but …

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