I have a profound fear of death. It's not bad enough to cause serious depression or anxiety. But it is bad enough to make me avoid thinking about the possibility of dying - to avoid a mini existential crisis in my mind.
But it turns out there may be a better cure for this fear than simply not thinking about it. It's not yoga, a new therapy program, or a medicine currently on the (legal) market. It's psychedelic drugs - LSD, ibogaine, and psilocybin, which is found in magic mushrooms. ...[Continue reading on Vox]