magic mushrooms

From decreasing cancer risks to lowering cholesterol, mushrooms do a lot

By uclahealth • January 24, 2022

Dear Doctors: I see that psilocybin mushrooms – what we used to call magic mushrooms – are being studied now as a possible treatment for PTSD and depression. I’ve struggled with severe depression my whole life. Would it be risky for me to give magic mushrooms a try?

By Ask the Doctors • September 25, 2018