Only White People Can Get Away With the Microdosing Trend
Americans have been increasingly vocal about the potential benefits of psychedelics. But there are few, if any, black voices contributing the conversation. Why?
LSD and DMT Caused the Brain to Form New Connections in Flies and Rats
The effects of psychedelic drugs on neurite density is a promising sign that they may be useful in treating depression, anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder.
This Psychedelic Drug Targets Addiction and Depression
Researchers are rediscovering ibogaine's therapeutic effects.
Australian Heroin Addicts Can't Use Ibogaine to Kick the Habit
Many swear by the addiction-ridding powers of the controversial psychotropic plant, but it remains banned in Australia.
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A Shaman, an Exile, and a Rapper Are Bringing a Hallucinogenic Heroin Cure to Afghanistan
The three men are working to open the country's first rehab clinic specializing in treatment with the vision-inducing drug ibogaine.
Kicking Addiction by Going from Heroin to Methadone to Ibogaine
After 20 years of taking methadone and dabbling with heroin, David Graham Scott kicked the habit with the aid of a powerful psychedelic.
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Kicking Heroin with an Ibogaine Ceremony
Enter ibogaine, a drug made out of the African iboga root, whose intense, hallucinogenic properties make it a class-A felony drug. But many swear it's the most effective way to kick heroin addiction.
A New Episode of Our TV Show Is Airing Tonight
Here at the VICE HQ we have a gigantic hourglass that we reset each week to count down the days until the next week's HBO show. It takes ten interns all heaving at once to flip it, and the chances of one of them getting pinned underneath or losing a...
A Japanese Asthma Drug May Help Curb Meth and Heroin Addiction
There is a desperate need for drugs that reduce cravings in drug addicts, drugs that might function in ways radically different from the current addiction treatment arsenal.