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Skeptoid

Brian Dunning

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences

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Science & Medicine 63
Social Sciences 12

Since 2006, the weekly Skeptoid podcast has been taking on all the most popular myths and revealing the true science, true history, and true lessons we can learn from each. Free subscribers get the most recent 50 episodes, premium subscribers (skeptoid.com) can access the full archive.

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Skeptoid #151: The Placebo Effect

April 28th, 2009

Episode 164 of 579 episodes

Everyone knows the role of placebos in clinical testing. But did you know that placebos can also be an effective medical treatment themselves?

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