CNS Cancers

Depression and anxiety decreased for cancer patients who took one dose of psilocybin

Treating Cancer-Related Anxiety with Psychedelic Mushrooms

A New York University research team is using hallucinogenic experiences to help patients come to terms with their mortality. He had the far-off look in his eyes that I recognized from so many of the other study participants. Ineffability is one of the primary criteria that define a mystical …

How Hospital Differences Can Impact Post-Surgical Outcomes

How Hospital Differences Can Impact Post-Surgical Outcomes

Researchers found that even the wealthiest patients at hospitals treating primarily poor communities tended to fare worse after major cancer surgeries than the poorest patients at hospitals treating primarily wealthy communities. While a hospital’s quality is often measured by how many of its …