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Author Vance, Erik.
Title Suggestible you : the curious science of your brain's ability to deceive, transform, and heal / Erik Vance.
Publication Info. Washington, DC : National Geographic, [2016]
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 11  615.851 V    IN LIBRARY
Description 283 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-283).
Contents Inside the placebo effect -- Placebos, storytelling, and the birth of modern medicine -- Meet your inner pharmacist -- Hunting the mysterious placebo responder -- Your mind's parlor tricks -- The dark side of suggestion -- You are getting sleepy ... -- Satan worshippers, aliens, and other memories of things that never happened -- Suggestible us -- Sex, drugs, and ... -- Harnessing the power of expectation.
Subject Mental suggestion.
Placebos (Medicine)
Psychology.
Added Author New York Society Library. Book Committee. 2017. ZNS
Added Title Curious science of your brain's ability to deceive, transform, and heal
ISBN 9781426217890 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
1426217897 (hardcover ; alk. paper)