China to Start Human Testing for a Vaccine That Will Cure HIV

With no known cure for HIV till date, the vaccine is being seen as a promising antidote to the HIV virus if it’s successful on the 160 volunteers.


A Melbourne Hospital Will Trial Magic Mushroom Therapy for Dying Patients

Australia's first shroom trial is set to take place at St Vincent's Hospital in April.


What an Addiction Doctor Wants You to Know About Treating Addiction

Some advice on how best to support your loved ones.


I Use My Own Rehab Stories to Help People Get Treatment for Opioid Addiction

It's a struggle to balance your own sobriety with a high-stress, triggering job in the opioid treatment industry.


Here Comes the Legal Case for Medicinal Psychedelics

BC therapist Bruce Tobin is striving to give end-of-life cancer patients magic mushrooms in a clinical setting.


I Need to Quit Hair Loss Drugs Before They Kill Me

Thirteen years of fighting baldness has cost so much.


Why Drugs Cause Women More Harm

Fewer women use drugs than men, but more are dying as a result of substance misuse.


Australians Are Seeking Ice Treatment in Record Numbers

It's now the second most-treated addiction in Australia, after alcohol.


A Medieval Cow Bile Stew Could Teach Us How to Fight Modern Infections

Ancient texts may be more valuable to researchers than we thought.


Meet the Parents Medicating Their Kids With Weed on 'WEEDIQUETTE'

Watch the first episode of 'WEEDIQUETTE' on SBS VICELAND, where we meet families using hyper-potent weed oil to treat their children's life-threatening cancer.


Heroin, Psychedelics, and PTSD: The People Who Self-Medicate with Illegal Drugs

According to a number of studies, around two-thirds of problematic drug users report childhood physical or sexual abuse. These figures need to be taken seriously.


The Drug Users Taking Advantage of the UK's New Lenient Policing Policies

Two British police forces have started referring people caught with a personal amount of drugs to educational workshops rather than sending them to court.