Origin of placebo effect
Words nearby placebo effect
How to use placebo effect in a sentence
Even if it’s just the placebo effect, well, that can be incredibly powerful, and if it works for you, keep doing it.
On the whole, ice baths do seem to provide a reduction in associated pain, but the amount it does so might not be any better than the placebo effect.What actually works for muscle recovery—and what doesn’t|empire|June 19, 2021|Popular-Science
The apparent benefits of the baking treatment may have partly been due to a placebo effect.The Antarctic Expedition That Changed Modern Medicine|Julian Sancton|May 12, 2021|Time
It’s a variation on the placebo effect—your outlook on life literally influences the one you’re living.
Participants reported lower pain intensity from the heat on the “lidocaine” patch of skin, an expected placebo effect.Mild zaps to the brain can boost a pain-relieving placebo effect|Jackie Rocheleau|May 7, 2021|Science News
In Israel, however, a new law took effect January 1st that banned the use of underweight models.How Skinny Is Too Skinny? Israel Bans ‘Underweight’ Models|Carrie Arnold|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
But they say its effect on the regular daily operation of organized crime has been negligible.
All of these increased barriers then have a snowball effect.Random Hook-Ups or Dry Spells: Why Millennials Flunk College Dating|Ellie Schaack|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
So now the company is asking the FCC to, in effect, reverse itself.How ‘Ethical’ Hotel Chain Marriott Gouges Guests in the Name of Wi-Fi Security|Kyle Chayka|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A revised version of the law goes into effect on January 1st, 2015.Propaganda, Protest, and Poisonous Vipers: The Cinema War in Korea|Rich Goldstein|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In this case, I suspect, there was co-operant a strongly marked childish characteristic, the love of producing an effect.
He shrank, as from some one who inflicted pain as a child, unwittingly, to see what the effect would be.
And so this is why the clever performer cannot reproduce the effect of a speech of Demosthenes or Daniel Webster.Expressive Voice Culture|Jessie Eldridge Southwick
The well-known "cock and bull" stories of small children are inspired by this love of strong effect.
She stabbed him, noting the effect upon him with a detached interest that seemed indifferent to his pain.