If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment. ~ Marcus Aurelius
Article Dated November 16th, 2017: A new study conducted by researchers at The University of New Mexico – UNM, involving medical cannabis and prescription opioid use among chronic pain patients, found a distinct connection between having the legal ability to use cannabis and significant reductions in opioid use.
complete article here: Study finds medical cannabis is effective at reducing opioid addiction (Article)
One may learn much from psychedelics about archetypes, myths, and other dimensions, shamanic techniques, aliens and the construction of the cosmogonic and cognitive worldview, but sooner or later they hold up a mirror in which one must confront the self. ~ Dennis McKenna
Learn to shake yourself loose from what the world believes is the only reality. ~ Neville Goddard
New York Post Article Dated November 9th, 2017: “An Amazonian shamanic psychedelic brew is a safe psychiatric medicine to treat depression and alcoholism, a British study suggested.
Ayahuasca, a drink traditionally used by South American indigenous tribes, was more effective in helping heavy drinkers tackle their addiction than LSD and magic mushrooms.
The jungle tea made from a mixture of plants contains the hallucinogenic drug dimethyltryptamine, an illegal Class A drug known as DMT or Dimitri.
Researchers from the University of Exeter and University College London found alcoholics were better able to control their drinking if they used ayahuasca than LSD or magic mushrooms.”
Everyone is divinity in disguise, God playing the fool. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
The manifest universe is the body of God…ALL people are incarnations of the One Spirit. ~ Ernest Shurtleff Holmes