• Laughing gas is effective in treating depression, according to a new study

    1 month ago - By Dazed Digital

    Laughing gas, AKA nitrous oxide or NOS, has been shown to be effective in treating depression, according to a new study.
    Nitrous oxide is a common recreational drug that gives users a short mood boost - hence the nickname ‘laughing gas'. Officially-speaking, it's one of the most common anaesthetics, used by hospitals, dental surgeries, and paramedics.
    While it was initially thought that laughing gas' mood-lifting properties wear off quickly, researchers at Washington Universityhellip;
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