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May 8, 2013
The Lie That Heals: Should Doctors Give Placebos?
About half of doctors admit to intentionally deceiving patients by prescribing placebos, but might the ends justify the means?
September 11, 2012
Diet Pills Do a Fat Lot of Good
Common slimming supplements are found to be ineffective, whereas a diet centered on whole plant foods is described as perhaps the safest approach to weight control.
March 23, 2011
Is Homeopathy Just Placebo?
A review of the best science on the usefulness of homeopathy to treat a variety of conditions.
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