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Veterans and chronic pain

Can Psychedelics Help Veterans with Chronic Pain?

Many veterans suffer from dual epidemics of chronic pain and opioid dependence. Can psychedelics help vets curb addiction and fight chronic pain?
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New Study Links Psilocybin to Lower Risk of Opioid Addiction

Researchers attempt to replicate findings from a 2017 study that found classic psychedelic use conferred reduced risk of past-year opioid dependence and abuse.