A new study reveals psychedelic drugs may actually heighten consciousness - Business Insider

Many people who have used psychedelic drugs will tell you that the substances expanded their consciousness. That might sound like mystical garbage, but a new paper published in the journal Scientific Reports suggests it might be more true than anyone ...

Psychedelic trips may open the mind, as some have suggested - Science Magazine

A group of tripped out volunteers just helped scientists better understand what's going on in the brain when people take psychedelic drugs such as LSD, ketamine, or the magic mushroom molecule, psilocybin, The Guardian reports. Brain activity was ...

Higher states of consciousness identified among psychedelic drug users - Mother Nature Network

Psychedelic drug users often claim to achieve higher states of consciousness while under the influence, and now for the first time scientists may have confirmed that's true, reports MedicalXpress.com. In a study led by neuroscientists at the University ...

First Evidence for Higher State of Consciousness Found - Laboratory Equipment

Scientific evidence of a 'higher' state of consciousness has been found in a study led by the University of Sussex. Neuroscientists observed a sustained increase in neural signal diversity - a measure of the complexity of brain activity - of people ...

World's Largest Psychedelic Drug Conference 'Psychedelic Science 2017' In Oakland This Week - East Bay Express

But will doctors and patients normalize alternative therapies involving MDMA, LSD, ketamine, and other 'unlawful' drugs? By Blake Gillespie · Email. Tweet · Print. click to enlarge Will we see prescription psychedelics in our lifetime? - ILLUSTRATION ...

Neuroscientists measure 'higher' state of consciousness - UPI.com

"The present study's findings help us understand what happens in people's brains when they experience an expansion of their consciousness under psychedelics," said researcher Robin Cahart-Harris. By Brooks Hays | April 19, 2017 at 11:56 AM. Follow @ ...

Psychedelic Drugs: The Brain Enters a 'Higher State of Consciousness' on LSD and Ketamine - Newsweek

Psychedelic drugs such as LSD and ketamine cause the brain to enter a “higher state of consciousness,” according to scientists. For the first time, a new study has showed the diversity of brain activity increasing as a result of taking these drugs ...

LSD Effect: 'Date Rape' Drug Produces 'Higher Level Of Consciousness', Scientific Research Says - The Inquisitr

Effects of LSD might have involved a lot of things. However, this time science has evidence of what LSD addicts have been claiming for a long time. The “date rape” drug produces a “higher level of consciousness.” Scientists have apparently found ...

Scientists have found evidence of a higher state of consciousness - the Irish News

Scientists have found evidence of a higher state of consciousness. The University of Sussex researchers say it's the first study to show a higher level of consciousness. 19 April, 2017 13:00. Topics. composite · Consciousness · drugs · LSD ...

Could psychedelic drugs boost your career prospects? - Business Day (registration)

Washington — After a litany of prescriptions failed to control her stormy mood swings and deep depression, writer Ayelet Waldman finally found relief in a blue vial of diluted LSD. Feeling she "had nothing to lose," the San Francisco Bay-area former ...

People given LSD for research - The Argus

PEOPLE on the hippy drug LSD find a 'higher' state of consciousness, a study led by the University of Sussex has found. Neuroscientists observed evidence from healthy volunteers who were given one of three drugs known to induce a psychedelic state: ...

Psychedelic drugs push 'higher' state of consciousness - Daily Mail

This does not mean that the psychedelic state is a 'better' or more desirable state of consciousness, the researchers stress. Instead, it shows that the psychedelic brain state is distinctive. Ex Chief Executive Officer of Apple, Steve Jobs famously ...

Psychedelic drugs induce 'heightened state of consciousness', brain scans show - The Guardian

Researchers measured the activity of neurons in people's brains as the drugs took hold. Photograph: Suresh Muthukumaraswamy. Drugs. Psychedelic drugs induce 'heightened state of consciousness', brain scans show. Study records what appears to be the ...

Psychedelic drugs push the brain to a state never seen before - New Scientist

Measuring neuron activity has revealed that psychedelic drugs really do alter the state of the brain, creating a different kind of consciousness. “We see an increase in the diversity of signals from the brain,” says Anil Seth, at the University of ...

First evidence found that LSD produces 'higher' level of consciousness, scientists claim - The Independent

Scientists claim to have found the first evidence that psychedelic drugs create a “higher level of consciousness”. LSD, the "date rape" drug ketamine and psilocybin, the active ingredient of magic mushrooms, were all found to increase the tiny magnetic ...

We're Entering A New Golden Age of Psychedelics, and Portland is Leading the Way - Willamette Week

“Portland is the psychedelic underbelly of America. It's underground, but it's everywhere.” (Painting by Rachel Brown Smith. Photos by WW Staff.) By Matthew Korfhage |. April 18 at 6:21 PM. Like a lot of Portlanders, Chris makes himself a smoothie ...