Monthly Archives: December 2016

Can Ayahuasca, the ‘sacred plant’ of the Amazon, help addiction and depression?

by Rafael Guimarães dos Santos, Universidade de Sao Paulo Ayahuasca goes by many names: Daime, Vegetal, Hoasca, Kamarampi, Huni … whatever you call it, this plant-based psychoactive decoction, which has been used by indigenous Amazonians for centuries to contact the spiritual world, has suddenly burst into global consciousness. As a recent New Yorker article put…Continue Reading

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