Canadian government allows four terminally ill people to use psilocybin

Four Canadians with terminal cancer have been granted official permission to use magic mushrooms as part of their end-of-life care plan. The decision follows research indicating that psychedelic drugs, such as psilocybin (the active ingredient in magic mushrooms), can alleviate anxiety, depression and hopelessness in people with life-threatening diseases.  

Source: https://www.vice.com/amp/en_us/article/y3zxqm/canada-is-allowing-dying-people-to-do-psychedelic-psilocybin-mushrooms