Last Updated: Thursday, December 22, 2011, 09:00
Neither antidepressants nor talk therapy were able to outperform inactive placebo pills in a trial on depression treatment.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 23, 2011, 08:46
Cholesterol-lowering drugs continue to produce benefits without any serious safety problems, such as increased cancer risk, even after more than a decade of use, researchers said Wednesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 11, 2011, 10:07
The Roche drug led to a dose-dependent reduction of brain amyloid, while amyloid load increased in patients receiving a placebo.
Last Updated: Monday, May 23, 2011, 00:00
Considerable number of patients recovered from headache when treated with placebo.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 15, 2011, 00:00
The placebo effect is so powerful that doctors are still relying on the age-old trick to get the mind into healing us.
Last Updated: Monday, November 15, 2010, 00:00
Homeopathic benefits are "specifically due to its unique consultation process".
Last Updated: Thursday, September 16, 2010, 00:00
A new study reveals that women with low sexual arousal experienced clinically significant symptom changes after taking a placebo.
Last Updated: Friday, October 16, 2009, 00:00
Solving the mystery of why some people benefit from remedies that do not contain any active pain-relief ingredients, scientists have found that the placebo effect doesn``t only lie in the mind.