Kambo: The Comprehensive Guide to Frog Medicine

Kambo, also known as “frog medicine” or “sapo”, is the venom secreted by Phyllomedusa bicolor (the giant leaf or the giant monkey frog), a…

Peyote: Effects, Usage, History & Dosage of this Psychedelic Cactus

There are many types of psychedelics, but one that maintains perhaps the most mysterious is the natural psychedelic peyote. Peyote (Lophophora…

Psychedelic Mushrooms: The Comprehensive Guide (Effects, Research, & History)

Psychedelic mushrooms include many different species of mushrooms, but what they have in common is that they contain the psychedelic compound…

Psychedelic Therapy: Massive Potential for Mental Health

Research into psychedelic therapy started in the 1950s, with mainly LSD being studied. In the 50s and 60s, researchers were looking into how LSD could…

Psychedelic Research: 11 Influential Studies on Psychedelic Drugs

Psychedelic research began in the late 19th century and early 20th century, with scientists identifying and classifying types of psychedelic plants…

How Do Psychedelics Work? 5 Ways Psychedelic Drugs Work in the Brain & Body

Psychedelics have a range of fascinating effects. They can create dramatic shifts in the way we perceive things, how we think, and the emotions we…

Types of Psychedelics: The A-Z of Psychedelic Drugs from LSD to Ayahuasca

There are many different types of psychedelics.  So while every psychedelic creates ‘psychedelic effects’, each deserves its own classification,…

The History of Psychedelics: A Timeline of Psychedelic Drugs

The history of psychedelics is rich, varied, and fascinating. Psychedelics are substances thats have been considered sacred by members of many…

Ayahuasca vs Mushrooms: Similarities, Differences & Effects

Are you curious to know the difference between ayahuasca and magic mushrooms? These two psychedelic substances both inhabit the worlds of…

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