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What are acid flashbacks?

The story of the aging hippy complaining about a sudden “acid flashback” brought on by drug use in his or her youth has become something of a cliché in popular culture. Acid flashbacks may sound like an urban legend, but they are in fact a reality. The condition is called Hallucinogen Persisting Perception Disorder (HPPD), and it might be more common than most people think (Popular Science, “Are acid flashbacks a myth?”). Continue reading