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A magic pill

My favorite book of 2008 was Bad Science by Ben Goldacre. It promotes rigorous scientific processes and rebukes companies and individuals who use pseudo-science to sell their products. Goldacre devotes a substantial part of the book to describing the placebo effect, i.e. where patients experience an improvement beyond the physiological effects of their treatments. I [...]
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