Ginger-marinated grilled portobello mushrooms
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Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - February 4, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Synthetic mushroom toxin
(Wiley) The death cap mushroom is highly toxic. However, some of its toxins can also be healing: amanitins are potential components for antibody-based cancer treatments. In the journal Angewandte Chemie, German scientists have now introduced a new synthetic route for alpha-amanitin. Their method seems suitable for production on a larger scale, finally making enough of the toxin available for further research. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - February 4, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Mushroom poisoning with
BACKGROUND: Sclerodermataceae are known to be poisonous mushrooms; current published reports regarding the toxicity and treatment for Sclerodermataceae poisoning are limited. CASE PRESENTATION: A 66-year-old man was transferred to our hospital with complai... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Study: Psilocybin From Magic Mushrooms Plus Therapy Delivers Benefits Nearly Five Years Later
Following up on a pioneering 2016 study, researchers found a single use of psilocybin combined with therapy sessions resulted in positive psychological effects years later for cancer patients. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 31, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: David DiSalvo, Contributor Source Type: news

Viral Outbreaks Are Here to Stay. This is How Humans Will Fight Back
The year of the rat is off to an ominous start. “We just stay home and don’t go out,” says Mr. Dong. The 33-year-old researcher, who provided only one name, has no other options. He, his wife and their 3-month-old daughter live in Wuhan, the epicenter of an unfolding global health crisis. They’re treating the forced time at home as a holiday, though he says, “this is different than any of them before.” Families like his huddle in their homes, fearful that if they venture out, they will get sick. Since the first cases of a previously unknown pneumonia-like illness emerged in December, Wuh...
Source: TIME: Health - January 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park and Charlie Campbell Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Just one dose of magic mushrooms can reduce depression and anxiety in cancer patients, study finds
A new study from New York University Grossman School of Medicine has found that cancer patients who took one dose of psilocybin had more positive feelings and less death anxiety. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Magic mushroom' drug reduces anxiety and depression in cancer patients, study says
A single dose of psilocybin, a compound found in magic mushrooms, could provide long-term relief of anxiety and depression in cancer patients, a new study says. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - January 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dose Of ‘ Magic Mushrooms ’ Cuts Anxiety, Depression In Cancer Patients, Study Says
(CNN) — A single dose of psilocybin, a compound found in “magic mushrooms,” provides long-term relief of anxiety and depression in cancer patients, a new study finds. In fact, cancer patients who were given psilocybin reported reductions in anxiety, depression, hopelessness, demoralization, and death anxiety more than four years after receiving the dose in combination with psychotherapy. “Our findings strongly suggest that psilocybin therapy is a promising means of improving the emotional, psychological, and spiritual well-being of patients with life-threatening cancer,” said Dr. Stephen Ross,...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - January 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Syndicated CBSN Boston CNN Magic Mushrooms Psilocybin Mushrooms Source Type: news

Psychedelic Drug Psilocybin Eases Cancer Patients' Distress Long Term
TUESDAY, Jan. 28, 2020 -- A single dose of the psychedelic ingredient in " magic mushrooms " may bring long-lasting relief to cancer patients who suffer anxiety and depression, a new, small study suggests. Researchers found that of 15 patients who ' d... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 28, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Psychedelic Drug Eases Cancer Patients' Distress Long Term
TUESDAY, Jan. 28, 2020 -- A single dose of the psychedelic ingredient in " magic mushrooms " may bring long-lasting relief to cancer patients who suffer anxiety and depression, a new, small study suggests. Researchers found that of 15 patients who ' d... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 28, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Antianxiety and antidepressant effects from a single dose of psychedelic drug persist years later in cancer patients
(New York University) Following up on their landmark 2016 study, researchers at NYU Grossman School of Medicine found that a one-time, single-dose treatment of psilocybin, a compound found in psychedelic mushrooms, combined with psychotherapy appears to be associated with significant improvements in emotional and existential distress in cancer patients. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - January 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Psychedelics: Can getting high improve your mental health?
"Gwyneth Paltrow's Goop Lab" on Netflix is focusing one of its episodes on magic mushrooms, but science has been exploring the highs and lows of psychedelics for decades. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - January 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Low-cost management of mushroom poisoning in a limited-resource area: a 12-year retrospective study - Jongthun R, Hemachudha P, Wacharapluesadee S, Hemachudha T.
Amatoxin poisoning is the main cause of death from accidental ingestion of poisonous mushrooms and a mortality rate of 27.3% has been reported in Thailand. Symptoms of mushroom ingestion are often confused with food poisoning; thus, gastroenteritis is not ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Psychedelics May Boost Mood Even After Their High Wears Off
FRIDAY, Jan. 24, 2020 -- Psychedelic drugs like LSD and psilocybin -- also known as " magic mushrooms " -- can elevate mood and make one feel close to others, and those feelings may last after the high is gone, new research shows. The findings, from... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 24, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Psychedelic Events Are Going Mainstream, Where The Much-Maligned Mushroom Industry Focuses On Mental Health
The PsyTech Summit announces Rick Doblin, Founder and Executive Director of MAPS will be the Keynote Speaker at the inaugural Psychedelic Science, Innovation& Investment Conference in Israel Tel Aviv, Israel. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 12, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Sara Brittany Somerset, Contributor Source Type: news