To ease depression, cancer patients will get group therapy — and a psychedelic drug

Cancer patients will be given psilocybin in rooms designed for drug trips. Photo credit: Halkin Mason

As medical director of the Aquilino Cancer Center, Dr. Manish Agrawal has seen the progress made possible by cancer research.

Death rates from cancer have declined steadily among men and women, and for most common cancers, including lung, breast, and prostate cancers.

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Marc Gunther

Marc Gunther

Reporting on psychedelics, tobacco, philanthropy, animal welfare, etc. Ex-Fortune. Words in The Guardian, NYTimes, WPost, Vox. Baseball fan. Runner.