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Super Pill is Less Effective than an Ordinary Mint in Altering Subjective Psychological Feeling States within a Few Minutes, Szabo et al, 2018

Discussion in 'Health News and Research unrelated to ME/CFS' started by Indigophoton, May 17, 2018.

  1. Indigophoton

    Indigophoton Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29768130?dopt=Abstract

    Full paper here, http://sci-hub.tw/https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/00221309.2018.1459454

     
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    Alvin Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    This has been known for generations and has also been proven before.
    That said depression responds to placebos at high rates, you would think its psychosomatic if we didn't know better :D
     
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    Invisible Woman Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Right. Now how many of us here would take an unknown pill regardless of the positive instructions?

    If someone was trying to get me to take something and being encouraging and cheering me on I would most likely suggest they take it themselves. ( Then I can observe closely)
     

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