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Magic Medicine: A Trip Through the Intoxicating History and Modern-Day Use of Psychedelic Plants and Substances

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Embark on a fascinating trip through the history and modern-day use of psychedelic plants and substances with Cody Johnson's "Magic Medicine." This captivating book delves deep into the world of psychedelics, providing a balanced account of their therapeutic, spiritual, and cultural significance. Praised by Rick Doblin, PhD, Founder and Executive Director of MAPS, as "thoroughly enjoyable and enlightening," this compelling read is a must for anyone curious about the transformative potential of psychedelics.

Each chapter of "Magic Medicine" focuses on a single plant or compound, exploring its origins, traditional uses, and contemporary applications. Gain insights from firsthand quotes and discover the full spectrum of psychedelic substances, including classical psychedelics like LSD and ayahuasca, empathogenic substances like MDMA, dissociative psychedelics such as ketamine, and unique psychedelics like cannabis and DiPT.

Throughout the book, Johnson delves into intriguing questions, such as the use of LSD in military interrogations, the impact of DiPT on familiar music, and the potential of MDMA to help overcome traumatic experiences. The book also highlights the growing body of scientific research supporting the healing properties of psychedelics, which have long been recognized in various traditional cultures.

"Magic Medicine" is the perfect read for anyone interested in the world of psychedelics, from novices and experienced users to skeptics, scientists, and therapists. This beautifully designed book invites readers to discover the rich history and promising future of psychedelic plants and substances in medicine, science, and culture.

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