‘Psyched’: DC Includes Psychedelics Measure On Ballot, GreenStar Buys Eleusian, MindMed Wraps Clinical Trial

District of Columbia To Include Psychedelics Decriminalization Measure on November Ballot

The District of Columbia will likely become the nation’s second jurisdiction to include a psychedelics decriminalization measure in November.

Oregon made a similar announcement last week, and will include psilocybin decriminalization on its ballot. In the case of DC, the ballot will also include ayahuasca and ibogaine, among others.

According to Decriminalize Nature DC, the activist organization behind the proposal, Initiative ...

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Psychedelic drugs can greatly reduce psychiatric symptoms among special forces veterans, study finds

A recent study published in Chronic Stress found support for a psychedelic treatment not yet approved in the United States. US Special Operations Forces (SOF) Veterans treated with ibogaine and 5-Methoxy-N,N-Dimethyltryptamine (5-MeO-DMT) showed large reductions in symptoms of PTSD, depression, and anxiety.

Special Operations Forces (SOF) are members of the military who have been singled out for their superior “physical and psychological resilience.” Still, they are ...

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