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Wednesday, January 16, 2008
Placebo -vvx

Placebo use common, doctors say in U.S. survey

A recent survey in the U.S. found that 45% of doctors prescribe placebo to patients. That agrees with what many of us suspected all along - that doctors like to prescribe stuff that doesn't actually do anything except burn a hole in your wallet.

That is why I don't usually visit the doctor. After all, I can prescribe placebo myself and it's absolutely free. Some may argue that it wouldn't work if you already know it's a placebo but I disagree. I believe that placebo is an effective treatment, therefore it works!

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