Placebo effect is strongest for hopeful, research finds

By Melissa Healy Published: November 27, 2012
Advertisement
;

Don’t be fooled by some of the jargon of biomedical research: People who respond strongly to placebo medications are not dummies. A new study finds they tend to be people you would describe in much more favorable terms: straightforward, tough in the face of difficulty, and willing to lend others a hand.

Maybe the people who...

Oklahoman subscribers have access to this article. Unlock it below.

What is this? Learn more.

NewsOK.com has disabled the comments for this article.
Advertisement


Trending Now



AROUND THE WEB

  1. 1
    Camille Paglia: The Drinking Age Is Past Its Prime
  2. 2
    Parents Asked The Internet To Name Their Baby, And Here's What They Picked
  3. 3
    Video: Weatherman cannot stop laughing
  4. 4
    Laura Prepon Addresses Those Tom Cruise Dating Rumors
  5. 5
    Woman's cancer scam bilked donors, police say
+ show more