ptsd

FDA Approves Large-Scale Clinical Trial For Ecstasy

FDA Approves Large-Scale Clinical Trial For Ecstasy

Ecstasy isn’t only for ravers — a small series of clinical trials have demonstrated taking MDMA can be an effective treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder. On Tuesday, the US Food and Drug Administration granted permission for large-scale, Phase 3 clinical trials for MDMA, which is the next step in the…

When Are You Going To Get Your Prescription MDMA?

When Are You Going To Get Your Prescription MDMA?

Not long ago, the idea of walking up to a clerk behind a counter and getting a baggie of weed seemed ludicrous. Now, in the US where recreational or medical marijuana is approved and regulated, it’s a routine, mundane part of life, and Australia could be close behind. Are psychedelics…

Scientists Erase The Memories Of Sleeping Mice

Scientists Erase The Memories Of Sleeping Mice

Researchers at Stanford claim they’ve figured out how to erase the traumatic memories of mice while they sleep bringing them one step closer to their goal of ending PTSD for humans. Apparently a prescription memory-eraser could even be on the way. Are we closer to an Eternal Sunshine moment than…