Nushama Blog

Ketamine's capacity extends beyond a depression and anxiety treatment: discover how ketamine can act as an anti-inflammatory agent, provide pain relief, support the immune system, and even help regenerate the brain. Learn about its potential in treating COVID-19 and Long COVID symptoms, supporting addiction recovery, and enhancing cognitive function.
There’s been a dramatic 1250% rise in microdosing interest from 2010 to 2023, revealed in a recent study analyzing Google search trends. This blog explores how legislative changes in cannabis and psychedelics have influenced public curiosity and acceptance.
An inspiring Q&A with a Nushama member who faced cancer and severe mental health challenges in the midst of COVID, eased with the help of ketamine treatments and supportive care.
Integration is an important piece of any psychedelic or ketamine-assisted therapy. Here are 15 journal prompts that can significantly enhance the integration process after a ketamine therapy session, helping you make the most out of your experience.
New research proves the efficacy of mindfulness meditation for reducing the severity and cravings of Internet Gambling Disorder (IGD), an increasingly occurent disorder in our ever-evolving digital world. We explore the potential of combining mindfulness meditation and ketamine-assisted therapy for IGD.
Join the Connected Leadership Program's webinar on June 20 to explore the innovative use of psilocybin in leadership training. Discover how psychedelics can enhance creativity and decision-making in complex environments. This program, backed by the University of Maryland and incorporating scientific research, offers a unique blend of transformational coaching and business acumen for executive leaders.
Preparation is a crucial aspect of any psychedelic or ketamine-assisted therapy experience. Here are 20 prompts you can ask yourself when you’re getting ready to do ketamine therapy.
Read about how ketamine therapy at Nushama has profoundly improved the life of a member battling multiple mental health conditions, and how - includingdisorders like BPD, depression, PTSD, and more.
A new (May 2024) study from MIT, along with contributions from researchers across Boston, has illuminated how ketamine influences brain activity at the molecular level. The researchers found that ketamine triggers gamma oscillations at all doses, and at higher doses, these are intermittently interrupted by slow-delta oscillations.
Part of ketamine's efficacy is the amazing window of neuroplasticity it provides. A recent study has found that ketamine rapidly increases the potential for new dendritic spine formation (spinogenesis), with the peak effect occurring 2-4 hours after administration before dissipating by 12 hours.