Articles tagged with "Mind and Matter"
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How does THC affect prenatal development?Nick Jikomes, PhD - Published on October 21, 2022Read more
THC affects development of the brain’s reward pathway and hormone systems. Can an over-the-counter supplement reverse some of those changes?
Can magic mushrooms really help with alcoholism?Nick Jikomes, PhD - Published on September 18, 2022Read more
A recent study showed promising results when subjects with alcohol use disorder were given psilocybin in conjunction with therapy.
Weed buyer beware: THC inflation is getting out of handNick Jikomes, PhD - Published on August 17, 2022Read more
Not every lab is doing it, but too many are. Here’s how “lab shopping” ends up cheating you at the cash register.
How does cannabis affect sleep and dreaming?Nick Jikomes, PhD - Published on July 18, 2022Read more
We know THC can impact sleep and dreaming. But how? And why?
The entourage effect: Does it really exist?Nick Jikomes, PhD - Published on June 8, 2022Read more
Research is starting to confirm the concept—and it’s not just about the cannabinoids.
Do magic mushrooms have ‘strains’ like cannabis?Nick Jikomes, PhD - Published on April 28, 2022Read more
Know what you’re dosing: Different species and strains can have dramatically different levels of psilocybin, the hallucinogenic compound.
Is CBD an antiviral COVID drug?Nick Jikomes, PhD - Published on March 24, 2022Read more
Dr. Martha Roser, author of a headline-making study, talks about the promise and limitations of her findings.
Can drug use make you lose your mind?Nick Jikomes, PhD - Published on February 28, 2022Read more
Drug-induced psychosis is a real thing. But which drugs? At what dosage? All these variables matter.
What are the potential risks of microdosing psychedelics?Nick Jikomes, PhD - Published on January 20, 2022Read more
Microdosing psychedelics has become a popular wellness trend, but is it really that beneficial? Learn more on the science of how much you take and how often you take psychedelics.
Is your drug a psychedelic, a dissociative, or an empathogen?Nick Jikomes, PhD - Published on December 14, 2021Read more
Ketamine affects the brain differently than ecstasy or psilocybin. Why? The answer lies in each drug’s chemical structure.