“Placebo Power Hype” AND More on Best 5 Tuesday Reads

Hello and welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads. Lets begin! 1) Placebo Power Hype Placebo has been hijacked and re-branded for its public relations value to alternative medicine. If your treatment isn’t evidence-based, no worries: you can still sell the power of placebo! 2) Prevalence of personality disorders in the general adult population … More “Placebo Power Hype” AND More on Best 5 Tuesday Reads

“What’s the Truth About Placebo Effects?” AND More on Best 5 Thursday Reads

Hello and welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads. Lets start! 1) What’s the Truth About Placebo Effects? Some say placebos are so powerful they cure almost anything, while others say they barely work. To sceptics, believing in placebos is as irrational as filling the gas tank of your car with Earl Grey tea” … More “What’s the Truth About Placebo Effects?” AND More on Best 5 Thursday Reads