Archives for March 2017

Believe you are healthy: A Ted Talk on the placebo effect by Dr Alia Crum

Dr Alia Crum, a Harvard graduate, speaks at TedX Traverse City about the power of the placebo effect.   She talks about some fascinating placebo studies in the talk, including:   The exact dose of morphine was administered to two patient groups; one group was given morphine by their pre-loaded syringe - the other group by their doctor. The ones that had … [Read more...]