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FDA Approves Sale Of Prescription Placebo - The Onion

"For years, scientists have been aware of the effectiveness of placebo in treating a surprisingly wide range of conditions," said Dr. Jonathan Bergen of the FDA’s Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. "It was time to provide doctors with this often highly effective option."

Oh dear … it’s funny because it’s true. Check this old post out for a fun look at placebo effects.

Click that last post, it’s a pretty nice video about placebos.