Drugs

Magic mushrooms evolved to scramble insect brains, send them on wild, scary trips 
New drug combo is “a paradigm shift” in preventing asthma attacks
How we treat inflammation may be causing chronic pain
‘Mad honey’: The rare hallucinogen from the mountains of Nepal 
AI maps psychedelic “trip” experiences to regions of the brain – opening new route to psychiatric treatments 
Closeup of a woman placing a pill in her mouth.
How the antidepressant Prozac could treat blindness
A close-up of a pipette
90% of drugs fail clinical trials – here’s one way researchers can select better drug candidates
A pile of empty prescription pill bottles.
Opioid overdose: A bioethicist explains why restricting supply may not be the right solution
Atlantic horseshoe crab at St. Lucie County Marine Center in Fort Pierce, St. Lucie County, Florida, U.S.A.
Horseshoe crabs are drained for their blue blood. That practice will soon be over.
public health vending machines
Harm reduction vending machines are coming to New York