mind over matter

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The article Mind over Medicine by Howard Brody, M.D. Ph.D. describes what many people across the globe do subconsciously. Dr. Brody explains how people enhance healing through the “placebo response”. The placebo response is a phenomenon that suggests healing through environmental signals. These signals work with what scientists call an “inner pharmacy” which each of us possess. According to Dr. Howard Brody, there have been several cases where patients show great increases in …

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…that scientists know very little about why it occurs and know even less about how to cure it. I believe that some people with mental disabilities know far more about the mental capacities that most scientists. Perhaps one day scientists will venture out into new areas of the human mind and realize that placebo responses are in fact very real. Mind over Medicine Howard Brody, M.D. Ph.D. Psychology Today Angela Sosa ------------------------------------------------------------------------ **Bibliography**