Menu Home

Podcast #22 The Placebo Effect

Kate Rusk recorded and live streamed this episode on the science channel Inertia TV in March, 2018.

IMG_4217

Kate, Coffee Brown, and I discussed the power of the placebo effect, what it means for the evolution of the brain, and the evolution of social behavior. We riff on martial arts, mind over matter, religion, acupuncture, alternative medicine, and much more. This episode is in two parts – I did not record an intro to part 2, it just plunges right in.

Here are the slides we discuss in the podcast: The Placebo Effect

Podcast #22 The Placebo Effect Part 1

Podcast #23 The Placebo Effect Part 2

 

Categories: Uncategorized

Joe Alcock

Emergency Physician, Educator, Researcher, interested in the microbiome, evolution, and medicine

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: