IS PSILOCYBIN CHOCOLATE LEGAL IN CANADA?

In any given year, 1 in 5 Canadians experiences mental illness. By the time Canadians reach 40 years of age, 1 in 2 have had or have a mental illness. For thousands of years, ancient cultures have used psychoactive mushrooms for medicinal purposes.

THE SYDNEY MORNING HERALD: ‘BETTER TREATMENTS’: GOVERNMENT TO FUND PSYCHEDELIC DRUGS TRIALS TO TREAT MENTAL ILLNESS

Clinical trials using magic mushrooms, ecstasy and other psychedelic drugs in potential breakthrough therapies for debilitating mental illnesses will be funded by the federal government as part of ..

ROLLINGSTONE: WILL THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT FINALLY EMBRACE THE PSYCHEDELIC REVOLUTION?

From approving religious exemptions to budgeting for medical research, advocates are hopeful that Biden and a Democratic Congress could mean progress for psilocybin and other therapeutic psychedelics.

FORBES: THANKS TO FORMER FLYWEIGHT IAN MCCALL, THE UFC IS CONSIDERING STUDYING PSYCHEDELIC THERAPY

While nothing is set in stone, ESPN reported earlier this week that the UFC has been in contact with Johns Hopkins University, “with an eye toward seeing if the drugs can be helpful for fighters dealing with brain issues.”

VERY WELL MIND: PSYCHEDELIC TREATMENT FOR EATING DISORDERS

Four particular psychedelics have been the subject of most of the recent psychiatric research and have been or are being investigated in terms of eating disorders—Ketamine, MDMA, Psilocybin, and Ayahuasca.

VICE WORLD NEWS: CANADA IS ALLOWING PEOPLE WITH DEPRESSION TO DO PSYCHEDELIC MUSHROOMS

Mona Strelaeff, a 67 year-old woman living in Victoria, B.C., said she was granted an exemption to the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act allowing her to consume shrooms to treat ongoing trauma.

TORONTO STAR: MENTAL ILLNESS IS ON THE RISE DUE TO COVID-19. COULD PSYCHEDELIC BE THE ‘GAME CHANGER’?

And amid the growing buzz around psychedelics, there’s been an exponential explosion in research into LSD, psilocybin, MDMA and ketamine to treat conditions such as depression, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety and substance-use …

FORBES: NUMINUS BECOMES THE FIRST CANADIAN PSYCHEDELICS COMPANY TO LEGALLY HARVEST MAGIC MUSHROOMS

A Vancouver-based psychedelics company has become the first in Canada to complete a legal harvest of magic mushrooms since the last wave of psychedelic research ended there in the 1970s.

TORONTO STAR: CANADA APPROVES PSILOCYBIN FOR COMPASSIONATE USE IN FOUR PATIENTS

Four Canadian cancer patients have been granted permission to use psilocybin as a treatment for end-of-life distress, a groundbreaking role for the hallucinogen in health care.