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Submission + - Scientific American covers Psychedelic Science (

djabbour writes: Psychedelics are making a modern resurgence. The largest MAPS conference ever was just held last weekend, and the press coverage has been fantastic. Scientific American said, "At a conference last weekend, researchers reported positive results on the effectiveness of MDMA in relieving PTSD and talked about psilocybin in reducing stress in late-stage cancer patients." As one of the attendees, it's clear to me that we're closer than ever to psychedelics being prescribable and available at every pharmacy. MAPS has passed through stage 2 clinical trials, and isn't far from that reality...

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