“The idea that you can optimize a particular regiment to the goals of that unique patient is the foundation of what we call Health 3.0.” —Zubin Damania
This article is about a topic that keeps me up at night (if Twitter hasn’t already done a sufficient job)
New research is zeroing in on a biochemical basis for the placebo effect — possibly opening a Pandora’s box for Western medicine.
On a lighter note (although likely a more contentious topic than the aforementioned Nature paper), I provided my current morning coffee ritual on Instagram
There are a lot of things that I find “unacceptable” on a daily basis, but situations like this help put things in perspective.
Well, you can pretty much set your calendar to it. Another scare from the folks in observational epidemiology land.