Sugar pills relieve pain for chronic pain patients

September 12th, 2018 | Posted by admin in Uncategorized

Someday doctors may prescribe sugar pills for certain chronic pain patients based on their brain anatomy and psychology. And the pills will reduce their pain as effectively as any powerful drug on the market, according to new research. Scientists have shown they can reliably predict which chronic pain patients will respond to a sugar placebo pill based on the patients' brain anatomy and psychological characteristics.
Source: Care Giving Science Daily

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