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There's been a lot of research on the possible health benefits of psychedelics.

Researchers went to festivals to study psychedelic drugs and found they left people feeling happy and connected hours after the high wore off

Yale University researchers went to six festivals in the US and UK to study how psychedelic drugs like 'magic' mushrooms affected festival goers.
There are only five FDA-approved weight-loss drugs on the market.

A popular weight-loss drug may need a cancer warning after users were diagnosed with tumors

Belviq was first approved by the FDA in 2012 and works by making people feel fuller than they actually are. It was never approved for use in Canada.

4 PH members caught by police while high on drugs at a 5am party in Selangor

The embarrassing arrests come at a time when PH's popularity has nosedived as it struggles to fulfill its election promises.
Audrey Gelman, CEO of co-working space The Wing, posted on Twitter to celebrate three years sober.

7 business leaders who are completely open about their struggles with alcohol and drugs

After struggling with drug and alcohol use these executives went on to run successful companies, like The Wing and Twitch.

A ‘miracle drug’ used for diabetes prevention could also be a key to weight loss maintenance

A new study found that diabetes drug metformin could help people who lost significant weight to keep it off for the longterm.

Pharma stocks plunged after federal prosecutors launched a criminal probe into their role in fueling the opioid crisis

Traders wiped more than $3 billion from the market caps of five drug companies after learning they received grand jury subpoenas.

W Singapore allegedly told a teen’s mom she’d checked out, when she was really arrested because her deodorant was mistaken for drugs

But by the third call, W Singapore staff allegedly told the teen's mother a different story, saying that she "never checked out".

Officials believe vitamin E oil is playing a pivotal role in the outbreak of vaping-related lung illnesses, after 39 deaths

Investigators said vitamin E acetate, an ingredient found in canola, soy, and corn oil, appears to be playing a pivotal role in the spate of vaping-related lung illnesses during a call with reporters on Friday.
Powdered cocaine is pictured in this undated handout photo courtesy of the United States Drug Enforcement Administration.

A homeless man was sentenced to 15 years after pleading guilty to cocaine possession — but it turned out to just be powdered milk

Cody Gregg, 29, had his case in Oklahoma City dismissed on Friday, days after pleading guilty to possession of cocaine with intent to distribute.
Crystal Methamphetamine (Crystal Meth).

A pregnant woman didn’t realize her home was a former meth lab until she tested positive for amphetamines — and it happens more than you t...

Joseph Mazzuca, CEO of operations at the Meth Lab Clean Up Company, told Insider that nationally, police only bust about one in 10 labs in the US.