[cnn-photo-caption image=http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnn/2010/images/04/22/10162704.jpg caption="GETTY IMAGES"] Is it really a breakthrough or just an excuse to legalize LSD, ecstasy and more? Early studies from well known institutions like NYU and John Hopkins show significant benefits from the use of hallucinogens for anxiety and depression. Other therapies haven't worked in these cases and psychologists believe hallucinogens help ease fear and defensiveness. But some doctors question whether psychedelics are ever appropriate.
Our question: Should psychedelic drugs be used as legitimate medicine? Tell us what you think….