CNN: “‘Magic mushrooms’ ingredient may ease end-of-life anxiety”

27/Oct/11

A subject close to my heart and this definitely needs to be shared and passed around.

“A new study shows that psilocybin, the active ingredient in “magic mushrooms,” may help terminally ill cancer patients get some relief from anxiety.”

STORY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Terminally ill cancer patients may get some relief from a guided “trip” on the drug psilocybin
  • One to three months after taking psilocybin, patients reported feeling less anxious
  • Patients said their experience gave them a new perspective on their illness

Find the full article here.

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