Dr Mark Bolstridge, a psychiatrist and researcher at UCL says magic mushrooms maybe a key treatment for people suffering from depression that don't respond to traditional medicines.
Psilocybin is the ingredient in magic mushrooms that cause one to hallucinate. It is believed by trails that this releases a sub-type serotonin receptor in the brain.
In recent years scientist and reseachers have looked into LSD, MDMA to treat depression as well. See the full articles below.