If he or she is, it may be helping you feel better! A recent study showed that 90% of patients with an undiagnosable illness who were lied to by their doctors and given a placebo actually reported feeling better than those who were told the truth: that they simply didn't know what was wrong. Dr. Michael Greger of NutritionFacts.org tells us more.
What do you think? If it helped you feel better, would you be ok receiving a placebo from your doc?