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Psychedelic Drug Banned In The U.S. May Help Battle Addiction

Psychedelic Drug Banned In The U.S. May Help Battle Addiction

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — Addicted to food, alcohol, cigarettes, sex, or painkillers?

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Dying to get clean: is ibogaine the answer to heroin addiction?

Dying to get clean: is ibogaine the answer to heroin addiction?

At the age of 12, Jay was smoking cigarettes and weed; by 16, he was snorting coke; two years later he was taking heroin and crack – but he says by the time he left university he was a “functional drug addict”, able to get up in the morning, put a suit on, travel from his parents’ home in north London to his job as a banker in the City.

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Gwyneth Paltrow predicts psychedelics will be the next 'big' wellness trend

Gwyneth Paltrow predicts psychedelics will be the next 'big' wellness trend

Gwyneth Paltrow has predicted the next big health trend will be psychedelics.

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New hope for opioid addicts with innovative ibogaine treatment

New hope for opioid addicts with innovative ibogaine treatment

With the American death toll from opioid overdoses topping 42,000 a year, we hear story after story of families doing everything they can to save their sons and daughters, and failing.

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150 years into the opioid epidemic, many are resorting to ibogaine treatment

150 years into the opioid epidemic, many are resorting to ibogaine treatment

Every new government administration has its fair share of issues inherited from predecessors. In the US it is no different.

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Many ex-opioid addicts credit 'ibogaine' with cure, but it's illegal in US

Many ex-opioid addicts credit 'ibogaine' with cure, but it's illegal in US

America’s worsening opioid epidemic is prompting calls for a serious look at a form of therapy some people say helped them overcome their addiction when all else failed.

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Americans going abroad for illegal heroin treatment

Americans going abroad for illegal heroin treatment

As America's opioid and heroin crisis rages, some struggling with addiction are turning to a drug illegal in the US. Jonathan Levinson went to one clinic offering the treatment in Mexico.

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Mind-altering drug could offer life free of heroin

Mind-altering drug could offer life free of heroin

I HAVE been struggling with an addiction to opiates for the past three years. It started with prescription painkillers and progressed to full-blown heroin dependence.

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