psychedelics

psychedelics
psychedelics

Ayahuasca Shows Promise as a Treatment for Severe Depression

The Amazonian psychedelic is also known as "the vine of spirits."
Luís Fernando Tófoli
Dráulio Barros de Araújo
Fernanda Palhano-Fontes
7.1.18
psychedelics
psychedelics

Psychedelics Are Going Mainstream, Because the Mainstream Needs Them

Some experts predict practices like MDMA therapy will be legal in as little as three years.
Katie Bain
6.27.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

This Promising Psychedelic Experiment Created New Brain Connections in Flies and Rats

In a study done on flies and rats, scientists found that LSD and DMT impacted neurite density—a promising sign for the use of psychedelics in mental health treatment.
VICE Staff
6.13.18
Drugs
Drugs

Study Says Men Who Take Psychedelics Are Less Likely to Be Violent Partners

Researchers found men who tripped were half as likely to hurt a significant other, and “emotional regulation” may play a role.
Sarah Berman
6.10.18
mental health
mental health

Here's What MDMA Did for My Anxiety That Meds Couldn't

"I don’t have an opinion on what anyone else should do, but numbing the fear was not the answer for me."
Suzannah Weiss
5.27.18
psychedelics
psychedelics

This Is Why Molly Makes You Grind Your Teeth

This bizarre side effect of MDMA has some people walking around raves with pacifiers.
Suzannah Weiss
5.15.18
VICE Video
VICE Video

What It's Like to Take Ayahuasca at a Psychedelic Healing Retreat

The drug ayahuasca gives the same trip as LSD and is considered therapeutic.
VICE Staff
5.14.18
Art
Art

These LSD-Inspired Paintings Are Wild, Man

Don't let this title put you off, they're actually great.
Kara Weisenstein
5.6.18
NETFLIX
NETFLIX

The Best Trippy Movies on Netflix to Watch When You're Super High

Trippy films that will take you down the Roger Rabbit hole.
Emerson Rosenthal
3.26.18
SBS VICELAND
SBS VICELAND

Can Magic Mushrooms Help Us Come To Terms With Death?

Promising research suggests psychedelic experiences could be the future of palliative care.
Gavin Butler
1.29.18
psychedelics
psychedelics

Why it Feels Like You Can Communicate With Nature on LSD

"There is no evidence that communion with entities during psychedelic experiences is not an illusion."
Mattha Busby
11.29.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now
The VICE Guide to Right Now

People Who Take Psychedelics Are Less Likely to Commit Violent Crimes, Study Says

Research indicates "lifetime" use of drugs like magic mushrooms or LSD actually lessen the chances a person will commit a crime like theft or assault.
Louise Matsakis
10.25.17