When are placebos no longer placebos?

When are placebos no longer placebos?

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While many theories believe that the placebo effect is driven by the human mind, a study showed that placebos still work – even when patients are told that they are taking placebos.
21 Nov 2016 - General
Yes I totally agree that the placebo effect is amazing. It has been established that 30 percent of the time placebo effect occurs. I have ever told some patients, if you believe in the fact that the medication works, even though it is not proven to ...
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Sometime, placebo does actually work magically for the patient, and this is the placebo effect. In a lot of clinical research, they did compared the new developed drug against placebo, to determine the treatment efficacy of the new medication. Most ...
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I've always been amazed by the magic of placebo effect. But what's true is that health is very much mind-driven and the patient's outlook can very well dictate how the treatment progression goes, more than the actual medication or procedu...
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A placebo is anything that seems to be a "real" medical treatment -- but isn't. It could be a pill, a shot, or some other type of "fake" treatment. What all placebos have in common is that they do not contain an active substan...
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