Cancer patient overcomes anxiety about death with psychedelics

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Kerry Pappas was diagnosed with stage III lung cancer in 2013. After participating in a psilocybin study, she lost her crippling anxiety about death. “60 Minutes” reports on the therapeutic use of psychedelics. Click here for the full story: https://cbsn.ws/2phQBKv

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LifeisA Dream says:

Cool now just get her some Rick Simpson Oil!

Genifer Murray says:

ANYTHING that helps that doesn't hurt people. I am so happy for her and others that are willing to try. This comes from the Earth just like cannabis and we have been lied to about these "drugs."

Billy Hughes says:

It's interesting to hear different people talk about their experiences when taking psilocybin, LSD, DMT, etc. Lots of similarities but also differences. This lady says she was showed the truth of reality — "life is meaningless,….we have no purpose,….you are alive right here, right now because that's all you have." Then I've heard many people say it's showed them there is something more after this earth based reality. I was actually surprised — I almost feel like they edited out a lot of that interview with her. Who knows,…

maremacd says:

And that gave her peace???

Tazzy Wazzy says:

How possible is it to use this therapy for heroin addicts ? After all it has stopped a man who was having twenty drinks of alcohol every night for years. Right ?

Lisa Rosenkoetter says:

Mushrooms are good for depression and can really open up your mind and wake you up to what reality really is.

Joshua Taylor Madison says:

the matrix has you.

Prof2You Smithe says:

Absolutely sad. You are more than just ”right here and right now.” You have been bought and paid for at a great price!

dragonlaughing says:

I thought benzodiazepams were anti anxiety meds. Which have their own hazards which won't matter to people with terminal cancer. Psychedelics can take you both ways, into nightmares or enlightenment.

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