Australia is the first country to allow patients with depression or PTSD to prescribe psychedelics

FILE - The artwork on display is seen at the Psychedelic Science conference at the Colorado Convention Center on Wednesday, June 21, 2023 in Denver.  Australia is the first country to allow psychiatrists to prescribe certain psychedelics to patients with depression or PTSD.  On Saturday July 1, Australian doctors can now prescribe doses of MDMA, also known as ecstasy, for PTSD.  (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, Files)

FILE – The artwork on display is seen at the Psychedelic Science conference at the Colorado Convention Center on Wednesday, June 21, 2023 in Denver. Australia is the first country to allow psychiatrists to prescribe certain psychedelics to patients with depression or PTSD. On Saturday July 1, Australian doctors can now prescribe doses of MDMA, … Read more

Australia can ban gambling ads within three years of the investigation report

Communications Minister Michelle Rowland.

The federal government, which is not required to implement the committee’s recommendations, is expected to face significant pressure from the country’s largest sports codes and media companies not to adopt them. Instinctive moves Bridget Fair, CEO of Free TV Australia, which acts on behalf of networks Seven, Nine (the owner of this masthead) and Ten, … Read more