Excited for today's eclipse? Visit our Eclipse 2017 page to explore the science, history, and myths of the event. The Curiosity team will be viewing the eclipse alongside NASA in Carbondale, Illinois. Follow us on Facebook for live videos, trivia, and interviews today!
The Nocebo Effect, The Placebo Effect's Evil Twin
Share the knowledge!
Key Facts In This Video
Nocebos can cause harmful side effects because people think they're taking a real drug instead of an inert substitute, causing the body to react. 01:16
The nocebo effect can spread from person to person in a mass psychogenic illness. 03:15
Wind Farm Disease tends to occur in places where it's been mentioned on the local news, and not elsewhere. 05:05