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Psilocybin’s Potential as a Treatment for Mental Health Conditions

Psilocybin’s potential as a treatment for mental health conditions

Mental health diseases, including depressed moods, anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder, alcohol, and tobacco consumption have been treated by hallucinogens such as psilocybin. Psilocybin is a naturally occurring hallucinogen that is naturally produced by 100+ mushrooms worldwide [1]. It was first extracted by Albert Hofmann in 1957, and the first medical product was created a year later. […]