An expert claimed the drug had shown long-term effectiveness in treating depression, anxiety, and addiction disorders.
One former soldiers – left desperate by the failure of current treatments for post traumatic stress disorder – have turned to psilocybin to deal with the psychological effects of war.
Ferret Fact Service looks at a claim about the impact of Christmas music on mental health.
Ferret Fact Service looks at six indicators of health inequality.
People with both mental health and drug and alcohol problems are being let down by the services meant to help them, according to a report by the Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland.
One of our citizen journalists, Michelle, has a special interest in family support and addiction, due to her own experiences.
One of our citizen journalists, Peter, has a special interest in mental health and addiction, due to his own experiences. This is his story.
Financial comfort for young people surveyed was largely determined by their access to parental support. Respondents without access to a parental safety net said they were more likely to rely on higher cost forms of credit, like payday loans, to get by.
Concerns about prison overcrowding and mentally ill women prisoners, previously raised by an international human rights organisation, have not been fully resolved, new research claims.