Unlocking the Potential of Psychedelic Medicine: Transforming Mental Health in Seniors with Meryl Davids Landau

Feb 8, 2024 | aging, books, culture, Health, politics, seniors, technology

Unlocking the Potential of Psychedelic Medicine: Transforming Mental Health in Seniors with LSD & Ketamine, with Meryl Davids Landau

The Not Old Better Show, Inside Science Interview Series

Welcome to The Not Old Better Show on radio and podcast, I’m Paul Vogelzang,  and today, we embark on a captivating journey into the realm of psychedelic medicine. In the next half-hour, we will explore the compelling world of Meryl Davids Landau’s award-winning work on this subject. Today’s episode is brought to you by WildHealth and Shipstation.

Our focus lies on its burgeoning role in mental health. Specifically, we explore its profound impact on the lives of our senior community. The subject at hand is both revolutionary and deeply human. It merges cutting-edge science with ancient wisdom. At the core of our discussion is the use of substances like LSD, psilocybin, and ketamine. These are not just chemicals. They are keys to unlocking new doors in brain science. They offer hope, especially for those grappling with anxiety, depression, and the existential challenges of aging. Our guide through this uncharted territory is none other than Meryl Davids Landau. Meryl is a visionary writer. She brings clarity to complex topics. Her insights shed light on how psychedelics are transforming therapy. Together, we will uncover the science behind these treatments. We delve into the experiences of those who have journeyed through psychedelic therapy. And we address the critical question: Who will navigate this new frontier of medicine? Join us. Expand your understanding of how the older generation can find solace and healing. This episode promises enlightenment, compassion, and a glimpse into the future of wellness.

My thanks to our sponsors today,  WildHealth and Shipstation.  Please support our sponsors, as they, in turn, support the show.  My thanks to Meryl David’s Landau; I am especially grateful for her work in the realm of psychedelic medicine.  Please check out the links for more information about Meryl David’s Landau and her excellent reporting on the subject of psychedelic medicine—my thanks to you for our wonderful audience radio and podcast.  Please be well, be safe, and remember, Let’s Talk About Better™ The Not Old Better Show.  thanks, everybody, and we’ll see you next week.