How One Year of Microdosing Helped My Career, Relationships, and Happiness

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The Effect of Psychedelics on the Brain

Key terms and definitions

The research produced the following interesting findings, some of which debunk popular myths about psychedelics…

Credit: Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences (pnas.org)
Image Credit: Journal of the Royal Society Interface

The Experiment: One Year of Microdosing Magic Mushrooms

Avoiding placebo and expectancy effects

Effectiveness: Does it work?

Dosages: How much is ‘good’?

Measuring and tracking

Results

Further discussion and studies

How Microdosing Mushrooms Impacted My Life

Improving my relationship with myself

Relationships with others

Risks and Downsides

Loss of focus and productivity on (some) tasks

Emotional overload leading to a negative impact on relationships

Reflections & What’s Next

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Janet L. Chang

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Cognitive Neuroscience @Brown. Mental health advocate. Tea lover. Voracious reader. Another human in progress.

Better Humans

Better Humans is a collection of the world's most trustworthy writing on human potential and self improvement by coaches, academics, and aggressive self-experimenters. Articles are based on deep personal experience, science, and research. No fluff, book reports, or listicles.