Use of 'Placebo therapy' in the management of physical and psychological ailments...........?

Answer The Placebo Effect" is a very serious problem for the drug companies. Whenever they study the effects of a new drug on Humans they have a control group which gets a placebo. Interestingly the contr... Read More »

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What psychological ailments can keep you out of the air force?

It really is impossible to list all the things - pyschological and otherwise - that could keep you out of the air force, or the navy. Anything that significantly reduces the kind of functionality n... Read More »

When I stop physical therapy will the pain return Will I need physical therapy forever?

Sorry about the spammers posting those websites. They get tacked on to most every thread here. The regulars report them, and they disappear minutes later (as you can see because at this writing, th... Read More »

Pain management and relief: Why go doctors with ailments a Tens machine could fix?

If only there was something similar for the chronic pain I suffer due to osteoarthritis in my right ankle(I shattered the ankle into five pieces and it's all held together with surgical steel and n... Read More »

How is psychological therapy perceived in the African American community?

The African-American community has a longstanding distrust of psychological therapy. This distrust stems from fears that racist attitudes will get in the way of treatment and the idea that talking ... Read More »