Friday, February 19, 2010

Placebo - positive implications for those with chronic pain.

Dr Damian Finniss of the Royal North Shore Hospital Pain Management Research Institute lead experts in a paper published in the Lancet this month. 
"Essentially, placebo effects change the way our brains and bodies work, complementing the effects of medical or other therapeutic treatments, often leading to reduction in symptoms." This has positive implications for people with chronic pain.

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