Thursday, March 01, 2012

PsyBlog: How the Mind Really Works--10 counterintuitive studies

http://www.spring.org.uk/2012/02/how-the-mind-really-works-10-counterintuitive-psychology-studies.php

The summaries all speak for themselves.  I sometimes wish the placebo effect worked on me.  In the rare cases when I get a headache and take something it takes ten to fifteen minutes for me to feel any different, sometimes twenty. Plus there's no placebo effect for cataracts or retinal detachments, trust me.

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