The Psychedelic Heart

Psychedelic users are less prone to diabetes and heart disease

Recent studies have found that people who have used classic psychedelic drugs, such as LSD, psilocybin, and ayahuasca, often experience beneficial outcomes, including improvements in mental and physical health. Simonsson, Sexton, et al. (2021) reported that lifetime psychedelic use is associated with better self-rated health as well as reduced rates of overweight and obesity. Further studies have found that lifetime psychedelic drug use is associated with other health benefits.

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Blogging about psychology research, especially in personality and individual differences, as well as psychedelic drug research, and whatever else takes my fancy

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Scott McGreal

Blogging about psychology research, especially in personality and individual differences, as well as psychedelic drug research, and whatever else takes my fancy