MEDIA

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InternationAL MEDIA

2015: EMMASOFIA/HUMAN RIGHTS/PHARMACEUTICAL MDMA AND PSILOCYBIN

Odd Push in Drug-Averse Norway: LSD Is O.K.
(New York Times) 2015.05.04 – Andrew Higgins
Frontpage of the NYT, 5 May 2015!

This Couple Is Raising $1 Million to Fund Medical-Grade MDMA and Mushrooms
(Vice Motherboard) 2015.05.04 – Steph Yin

Psychedelic drugs ‘as safe as riding a bike or playing soccer’ and could help solve addiction
(The Independent, UK) 2015.04.08 – Jamie Campbell

EmmaSofia and the case for psychedelic legalization
(Salon) 2015.04.03 – Joanna Rothkopf

Psychedelic Drugs ‘Safe as Riding a Bike or Playing Soccer’
(Newsweek) 2015.04.02 – Hayley Richardson

Norwegian Doctors Say Psychedelic Drugs Are as Safe as “Riding a Bike or Playing Soccer”
(Mic) 2015.04.10 – Max Plenke.

‘Taking magic mushrooms and LSD is as safe as playing football,’ expert claims
(Metro, UK) 2015.04.08 – Rob Waugh.

Norwegian Researchers Are Crowdfunding to Make Psychedelics and MDMA Free for Global Medical Use
(Vice) 2015.03.11 — Thijs Roes

MDMA And Psychedelics For Free? Researchers To Use These Drugs For Therapy, Not Tripping
(International Business Times) 2015.03.13 — Charles Poladian

Norwegian Researchers Are Crowdfunding to Make Psychedelics and MDMA Free for Global Medical Use
(ZME) 2015.03.12 — Mihai Andrei

2015: PSYCHEDELICS AND MENTAL HEALTH (JOHANSEN AND KREBS STUDY)

No Link Found between Psychedelics and Psychosis
(Nature News/Scientific American) 2015.03.04 — Zoe Cormier

New Studies Fail To Find Associations Between Psychedelic Drugs And Mental Health Problems
(IFLScience) 2015.03.07 — Justine Alford

Studies: Psychedelics Not Bad for Mental Health
(The Scientist) 2015.03.10 — Tracy Vence

Psychedelic drug use ‘does not increase risk for mental health problems’
(Medical News Today) 2015.03.08

Do Psychedelics Drive You Crazy Or Keep You Sane?
(Forbes) 2015.11.03 — Jacob Sullum

Scientists debunk psychedelic scaremongering: Drugs like LSD ‘much less harmful’ than alcohol
(Raw Story) 2015.03.06 — Eric W. Dolan

Legal ban on LSD and magic mushrooms ‘against human rights’, say scientists
(Express.co.uk) 2015.03.06 — Scott Campbell

2013: PSYCHEDELICS MENTAL HEALTH (KREBS AND JOHANSEN STUDY)

Just a Trip. Using psychedelic drugs does not increase one’s risk of developing mental health problems, researchers show.
(The Scientist) 2013.08.19 — Tracy Vence

Psychedelic Drugs Don’t Make People Crazy, Study Says
(Popular Science) 2013.08.20 — Shaunacy Ferro

Magic Mushrooms, LSD And Peyote Don’t Seem To Be Bad for Your Health
(Smithsonian) 2013.08.20 — Rachel Nuwer

LSD, “magic mushrooms,” and other psychedelics not linked to mental health woes
(CBS News) 2013.08.21

Use of psychedelic drugs like LSD and magic mushrooms ‘does NOT increase risk of mental health problems’ – and may even help
(Daily Mail UK) 2013.08.21

Study Finds No Link Between Hallucinogens And Mental Problems
(NPR) 2013.08.20 — Scott Hensley

LSD Could Improve Your Mental Health: Researchers Find ‘Lasting Beneficial Effects From Using Psychedelics’
(Medical Daily) 2013.08.19 — Susan Scutti

2012: LSD FOR ALCOHOLISM (KREBS AND JOHANSEN META-ANALYSIS)

LSD for alcoholism
(BBC World News) 2012.03.09
Teri Krebs live interview (4 min)

LSD helps alcoholics to give up drinking
(BBC News: Health) 2012.03.09

LSD Helps to Treat Alcoholism
(Nature News/Scientific American) 2012.03.09 — Arran Frood

Mind-altering LSD could treat alcoholism, study claims
(New Scientist) 2012.03.09 — Jessica Hamzelou

LSD May Help Treat Alcoholism
(Time) 2012.03.09 — Maia Szalavitz

LSD To Treat Alcoholism? New Look At Old Data Says It Works
(Medical News Today) 2012.03.09 — Catharine Paddock, PhD

Turn On, Tune In, Quit Drinking: LSD May Help Cure Alcoholism
(Everyday Health) 2012.03.08 — Ian Landau

LSD May Help Alcoholics Stay Off Booze
(MedPageToday) 2012.03.09 — Kristina Fiore

LSD could treat alcoholism because ‘trips’ make you reassess addiction
(The Telegraph) 2012.03.09 — Nick Collins

LSD Gets Another Look As Alcoholism Treatment
(NPR) 2012.03.09 — Scott Hensley

LSD should be considered for alcoholism treatment, study says
(CBS News) 2012.03.09 — Ryan Jaslow

Mind-altering LSD could treat alcoholism, study claims
(Fox News) 2012.03.09

Can LSD cure alcoholism? Trials show 59 per cent of problem drinkers improve after a single dose of powerful hallucinogen
(Daily Mail UK) 2012.03.09 — Ted Thornhill

LSD May Help People With Alcoholism Quit or Reduce Drinking, Study Suggests
(Partnership for Drug Free Kids) 2012.03.12

2009-2008: MDMA FOR PTSD (JOHANSEN AND KREBS NEUROBIOLOGICAL RATIONALE)

The Ecstasy and the Agony
(MotherJones) 2009.09.14 — Matt Palmquist

“Ecstasy” may help PTSD victims get better
(Reuters) 2009.03.19 — Anne Harding

MDMA (Ecstasy) for PTSD?
(PsychCentral) 2009.03.10 — Rick Nauert

Breaking the Drug Taboo: Group of Traumatized Veterans Gets Ecstasy Treatment
(AlterNet) 2008.02.11 — Scott Thill

Documents

Psychedelics not linked to mental health problems or suicidal behavior: A population study