Biden’s brother says the president is “very open-minded” about psychedelics for medical treatment

FILE - The artwork on display is seen at the Psychedelic Science conference at the Colorado Convention Center on Wednesday, June 21, 2023 in Denver.  Australia is the first country to allow psychiatrists to prescribe certain psychedelics to patients with depression or PTSD.  On Saturday July 1, Australian doctors can now prescribe doses of MDMA, also known as ecstasy, for PTSD.  (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, Files)

WASHINGTON (AP) President Joe Bidens The younger brother said in a radio interview Wednesday that the president has been very open in the conversations the two have had about the benefits of psychedelics as a form of medical treatment. Frank Biden made the comments during a call on the Michael Smerconish program on SiriusXM. The … Read more

Senate Committee Issues Directives on Medical Marijuana Access for Veterans, Psychedelic Research, and Hemp Genetic Innovation

A powerful US Senate committee is calling on the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to ease access to medical marijuana for veterans and explore the therapeutic potential of psychedelics. They are also asking the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to take steps to promote the hemp industry and research into cannabis genetics. The … Read more