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Psychedelic drug use linked to lower suicide risk, study finds

This article reports on a presentation by Elena Argento at the MAPS conference on the role of psychedelics in reducing suicidality.

Independent
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Psychaedelic drugs have been linked to a lower risk of suicide in marginalised people in a new study.

The research presented at the Psychaedelic Science conference in the US is the latest to attempt to uncover whether psychedelic substances can be used to treat mental illness.