Archives for February 2010

Testing the strength of the placebo effect: new evidence

What is the strength of the placebo effect? Can our minds really trick our bodies to heal, or reduce pain? If so, then our minds are a far more powerful healing tool than we first thought. Here's a story first reported by The New York Daily News. Source: New York Daily News Date: February 20th, 2010 "Popping a placebo may actually have a biological effect on the … [Read more...]