Monday December 26, 2011

Using YouTube To Study Effects of Hallucinogen Salvia

YouTube, the shortcut that allows researchers a way to avoid doing any hands-on research. roll eyes (sarcastic)

Normally what we like to do when we are interested in a drug is take it into the lab, have subjects use it and document the effects. But this is time consuming and expensive, and for salvia divinorum I could not do even this. We did not know the effects, and we did not know how safe it was.