The “honest” placebo: When drugs still work even though patients know they're fake

A new study has found patients suffering from cancer-related fatigue displayed significant improvement in their symptoms after the were knowingly given an inert placebo. This new study adds to a compelling growing body of work suggesting “honest” placebos could play a role in certain kinds of clinical treatments…
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