Healthcare startups hope that blunting the hallucinatory effects of psychedelics could open up the public to their medical potential.
"I knew I was non-binary, but I was afraid to tell my doctor I didn't want to fully transition from female to male. I thought finding an in-between wasn't allowed."
My job made me hate the universe so instead of self-help books I turned to CBD, THC and YouTube.
The resurgence in clinical trials into the effectiveness of LSD, MDMA, and psilocybin in treating depression and trauma has received widespread publicity. But outside the labs, regular people are taking psychedelic therapy into their own hands.
We talked to one of the men behind one of the first ever studies on microdosing.
In the first installment of our new column on drugs and nightlife, we spoke to an expert about the benefits of taking tiny quantities of acid.
"When microdosing, I'm 100 percent Wolf of Wall Street."
If I'd stuck to a regulation dosage I could have been productive and outstanding. But I have zero self discipline and never stood a chance.
I experimented with a bunch of different drugs at work, because I absolutely hated my job. Here's what I discovered.