Do placebos really work?

Jan 13, 2012
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If you are merely told that you are getting a good workout every day, even if you aren’t, you will lose weight. If you are simply lead to believe that the food you eat is indulgent and filling, even if it isn’t, you will feel fuller after eating it. These statements may sound far-fetched, but they are actually proven to be true, according to several medical studies conducted in the last few years on the “placebo effect.”

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