May 17, 2016 at 11:27AM on Facebook

A small and inconclusive study, as the article says, but incredibly exciting, because finding a real cure for depression could improve the lives of millions of people. (Doubtless hallucinogens would have to be used in combination with other therapies, including meditation and yes, more standard pharmaceuticals. We need to get away from thinking about drugs, any drugs, as magic bullets.)
Magic mushrooms ‘promising’ in depression – BBC News