~13 min read · From 2017 · Hospitals and pharmacies are required to toss expired drugs, no matter how expensive or vital. Meanwhile the FDA has long known that many remain safe and potent for years longer.
10 min read · Jun 17th · President Nixon called for an "all-out offensive" against drugs and addiction. The U.S. is now rethinking policies that led to mass incarceration and shattered families while drug deaths kept rising.
Max Hodak, the entrepreneur who co-founded neurotech company Neuralink alongside Elon Musk, has an idea for an entirely new religion — and it involves tripping on natural substances to feel the presence of God.
Forte’s quest set up an interesting idea by Hodak. What if there was a religion that “embraces the weirdness of math and physics” and is facilitated by “entheogens,” an umbrella term for psychoactive substances ingested for religious or spiritual purposes including ayahuasca and LSD?
6 min read · 2020-03-21 · Doctors and patients also worry that the president’s rosy outlook for the treatments will exacerbate shortages of old malaria drugs relied on by patients with lupus and other debilitating conditions.