Researcher Rick Doblin has spent the past three decades investigating if psychedelics could help or even heal PTSD, and the results are promising. In this TED Talk he dives into the science of psychedelics and explains how drugs like LSD, psilocybin and MDMA affect your brain and paired with psychotherapy, they can change the way we treat PTSD, depression, substance abuse and more.
Since 2004, more Canadian & American soldiers have died from PTSD related suicide than actual combat. Can MDMA help save our veterans?
This short documentary tells the story of 2 American veterans and their battle with PTSD. After having tried every available treatment without success, they turned to MAPS and MDMA-Assisted therapy where they gained back control of their lives like never before.
In 1997 after a serious head injury Rick sought relief from his medical condition through the use of hempoil. When Rick discovered that the hempoil cured cancers and other illnesses, he tried to share it with as many people as he could free of charge, curing literally hundreds of people. When the story went viral, the law snatched the medicine leaving Rick with charges of possessing and trafficking marijuana.