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  1. haidut

    The Placebo Effect Is Real And Depends On Human Kindness And Dopamine

    Many forum users have read Peat's writings that the rapport of a patient with their doctor predicts the outcome of their treatment much better than any "objectively" proven drug effectiveness. More importantly, establishing a sense of mutual respect, unconditional acceptance on behalf of the...
  2. haidut

    Morality May Be Energetically Dependent

    Probably not surprising to most people, but I think it is important to have some official evidence for the role of metabolism in something abstract like making the "right" or "wrong" decisions. http://hbr.org/2014/05/in-the-afternoon ... erier/ar/1 "...I still have trouble accepting that...
  3. haidut

    Estrogen Levels Predict Mortality In The Critically Ill

    It took me a while to find this study, but I thought it was worth sharing with the forum. I remember back in my ketosis/nocarb days this hit the front page of Google News and for some reason it caught my eye. It seems that estrogen levels upon admission to hospital and their change...