Entries by Jennifer Walker-Journey

How Ibogaine Treatment Could Wipe Out Opioid Addiction

Ibogaine treatment facilities are popping up all around the world offering those addicted to opioids hope at long-lasting recovery without enduring painful withdrawal. Yet, the therapy is outlawed in the United States, a country in the throes of an opioid epidemic. That could all soon change. The Opioid Tsunami The opioid crisis hit the United States […]

Allison Feduccia: Breaking Down Barriers to Psychedelic Medicine

“Career suicide!” That’s what Allison Feduccia’s graduate advisor told her when she told her in 2009 she wanted to use her PhD to explore the therapeutic possibilities of psychedelic medicine. “She was like, ‘Are you sure? I mean, once you affiliate yourself with something like psychedelics…,’” she recalls, her voice momentarily trailing off. “Well, working […]

Are You a Good Candidate for a Psychedelic Study?

Could you be a candidate for taking part in a psychedelic study? What impact could it have on your mental health? Clinical studies are crucial to medical knowledge. They help researchers obtain valuable information about the safety and efficacy of medical drugs, devices, and procedures. This information is necessary for medical products to be granted approval […]