Psychedelics Show Promise in Treating Depression

Depression is challenging to manage, especially since many antidepressants can take weeks to work and simply fail for nearly one-third of sufferers. New research presented in April at the Psychedelic Science 2017 conference in Oakland, California, suggests psychedelic drugs can help people battling depression and other psychiatric disorders that defy conventional therapies. Brewing Up a Mood Boost Dráulio Barros de Araújo, a neuroscientist at the Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte