It’s amazing how the views of society can change, whether the views held are on medication, health, religion or astronomy. My colleague in Florida, Bob Clark, shares some life-changing results of recent research into the placebo effect.
“Over the past quarter of a century, Americans have been gobbling up antidepressants like M&Ms. Now there are scientists claiming that these same antidepressants are about as effective as M&Ms. Oddly enough, the argument has all the zeal of a religious debate”.