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Does love affect health?

Two groups of children receiving different levels of hygiene and nutrition and different levels of loving care. The ones being loved fared much better. Anne Harrington is a Harvard College Professor and Professor for the History of Science, specializing in the … Continue reading

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Caregiver placebo effect

The placebo effect is usually considered to be the curative effective resulting from patients equipping a sugar pill with their belief in its ability to help. But it turns out that the placebo effect can result from the thought of … Continue reading

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