Peter Thiel bets on magic mushrooms to treat depression 

  • A for-profit company that Peter Thiel invests in has plans to start clinical trials of magic mushrooms for depression within the first three months of 2018.

  • Psychedelics appear to disrupt the brain’s activity patterns in a positive and life-changing way.

  • Several research institutions are studying psychedelics for their potential to treat depression, anxiety, addiction, and PTSD.

Source: Peter Thiel bets on magic mushrooms to treat depression a – Business Insider