Placebo: Medical Findings


Prescription placebos used in research and pra...
Prescription placebos used in research and practice (Photo credit: Wikipedia)


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Chances are if you are struck with depression, aches & pain or even cancer you might not require medications or surgery. Instead of drugs often with their side effects, your doctor might just prescribe you “placebo”.Therer have been cases of cure for patients without medication or surgery – all well documented as revealed by this documentary for your viewing.


For example, you witness a woman suffering from deep depression mysteriously cured with placebo effect – a miraculous effect which seems to dwell deep within us.


Fascinating documentary about the science and psychology of placebos, centered on a gathering of the Harvard Placebo Study Group at a remote cottage in Ireland.


Featuring Nicholas Humphrey, Anne Harrington, Dan Moerman, Howard Fields, Fabrizio Benedetti – all professors or top personnel in the medical field.


Directed by Jemima Harrison. 2002.


Video (about 52 mins):




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