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Great expectations: Study Looks at Why Placebo Effect Varies From Person to Person

Kara Gavin writes in EurekAlert:

Why do some people experience a “placebo effect” that makes them feel better when they receive a sham treatment they believe to be real — while other people don’t respond at all to the same thing, or even feel worse”

A new study from the University of Michigan Health System may help explain why.

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