Category Archives: Placebo

The Strange Powers of the Placebo Effect

A look at the many strange effects of placebos.

Placebos work better for treating ulcers in Germany than anywhere else in Europe, but placebos for hypertension are less effective in the Germany than anywhere else in Europe.

Expensive packaging makes placebos more effective as does the size or color of the pill.

These are just a few of the fascinating facts about placebos in this short film.