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The Health Files Podcast explores and explains all things related to health and medicine: news, studies, myths and mysteries. Listen, Learn, Love & Share.
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Episode 10: The Side-Effects of Nothing
4 days ago
It is the lesser well known cousin of the placebo effect, the Mr.Hyde to placebo’s Dr Jekyll, the yin and yang of clinical mysteries, the nocebo effect seems to make people actually, physically sick for no medical reason. It is a result of the super complicated interaction between the patient, their expectations, the drug, the surrounding context, the healthcare provider, and the way the information is delivered and received. Join me as we try to unravel this mysterious phenomenon! -------------- I want to hear from you! You can find me on twitter @healthfilespod, the Facebook page is called "the health files podcast", you can use the contact us page on the website www.thehealthfilespodcast.com, or leave feedback in whatever podcasting app you are using to listen to this show. The intro music is by the Band Broke for free, titled Juparo. Sound effects: Andi Roselund (Sangwha Comm), r3nzoll and Crescendo from www.freesound.org. The links to all the articles I mention in the show are in the discussion post on the website www.thehealthfilespodcast.com.