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Fentanyl, the Opioid Crisis and Naloxone

There is a growing opioid crisis happening around the world and it’s getting particularly worrisome here in Canada. The casualty rate is growing dramatically and across not only the opioid user demographic but that of the non-opioid drug user as well. There are several factors that are slowly being sewn into...

Sinai by Annemee Siersma (Creative Commons)

Give us this day our daily dose: Ergot, LSD and the Israelites

Every day, in hundreds of languages, millions of people ask God to “give us this day our daily bread”, which is rather more ‘day’ than is strictly necessary. Certain things are so familiar that we never think about them, and while the Lord’s Prayer may be the most well known...

psychedelic-psychiatry

Psychedelic Psychiatry: Past, Present, and Future

Event: Psychedelic Psychiatry – Past, Present, and Future Date: 30 January, 2017 18:30-21:00 Location: Logan Hall, Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way, London, WC1H 0AL Tickets: Free! Psychedelics in the modern era, including MDMA and psilocybin, speak about their work and the state of psychedelic research today. In a unique collaboration between UCL Society for the...

Wisemen from the East gave gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh.

We three kings of Orient are… drug runners. And not kings

We three kings of Orient are Bearing gifts we traverse afar. Field and fountain, moor and mountain, Following yonder star. Ah-ah… Ah, but are they really kings at all? The star only became “star of royal beauty bright” in church lore during the medieval period and only in Europe, as...

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Psychedelic Christmas Social & Legal Regulation Debate 2016

The Psychedelic Society (UK) has teamed up with Volteface to put on a brilliant double header event: A debate over the legal regulation of drugs in the UK followed by a psychedelic Christmas social. It’s taking place at Conway Hall, London, on 17 December, 2016. Tickets are available here. In...

Psychedelic Press Journal XVIII

Psychedelic Press Journal Volume XVIII is now available!

CONTENT: Editorial – Robert Dickins Mad Thoughts on Mushrooms: Discourse and Power in the Study of Psychedelic Consciousness – Dr Andy Letcher Ground to Source: Finding Meaningful Connections through Entheogens –Christopher G. Ewing Flesh Prism Takeover – Samuel John Ross War Stories and Cosmic Flights: An Interview with LSD historian Andy Roberts –...

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Drug Control Panel: Are British Police Wasted on Drugs?

Event: Drug Control Panel: Are British Police Wasted on Drugs? Date: 29 September 18:00-21:00 Location: Lecture Theatre 1, New Hunts House, King’s College London – London, UK. Tickets: £8 (£5 concessions) Tickets are selling out fast, so be sure to grab yours promptly: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/are-british-police-wasted-on-drugs-tickets-27700995423 —– This extraordinary drug control and policy panel, hosted...

Trip RD97 by Gwendal Uguen Follow (Creative Commons)

The Science Of Treating Depression With Ketamine

Ketamine? Ketamine or “K” is a dissociative anaesthetic drug used in a variety of clinical settings, from veterinary clinics to the battlefield and hospital emergency rooms. It is on the World Health Organization’s Essential drug list and highly safe for clinical use because it anaesthetizes patients without threatening their airways...

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