Is The Pla-See-Bow Or A Placebo Effect?

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The placebo (pla-see-bow) effect is the act of making things appear like they work like they're said to. Researchers use the placebo effect when testing out new medications and their effectiveness by telling everyone they're getting the same medicine, and giving a certain amount of people a fake treatment to test and others getting the real deal, neither parties knowing a difference. The placebo effect occurs when people's expectations or beliefs influence or determine their experience in a given situation (P.54 OpenStax). Some people's mind will make them believe that the fake treatment is working for them, when in actuality it is not. Before the experiment, the control group should tell everyone the medicine they're all said to be getting
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