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The Mind and Body Connection: Science's Latest Breakthrough and How to Use It

Phil Parker | Posted 25.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Phil Parker

Placebo's and the mind body connection are one of medicine's hot topics right now. It's so popular it was even the subject of last night's hour long BBC horizon documentary. This is really exciting for me as it's a field I've been researching into for the last three decades. In that time I've stumbled across some really fascinating bits of research that make you think about life and health very differently.

The Promise of Placebos - and the Promise Beyond?

Tony Lobl | Posted 20.04.2014 | UK
Tony Lobl

"The placebo effect is real, quantifiable and in fact you're doing quite well with an active therapy if you can get as good a response as the placebo response," said Professor Jon Stoessl, director of the Pacific Parkinson's Research Centre at the University of British Columbia.

Maybe it's Time We All Considered Fasting?

Imogen Clements | Posted 18.10.2012 | UK
Imogen Clements

Ramadam may be over, but maybe it's time we all gave fasting a try.

TV Pick: Mad Men Returns

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 27.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Mad Men - Sky Atlantic HD, 9.00pm Mad Men returns for its fifth series tonight and, if the prospect of Team Sterling Cooper's long-awaited return w...

Tonight's TV Pick: It's Hotting Up Around Here (Literally)

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 06.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Here are our picks for tonight's viewing on the box. Horizon - 9pm, BBC2 Scientists predict this year will see a fit of violent activity on the...

Top TV For The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 05.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Here are our TV picks of the week, including lots of interesting documentaries... Monday: Whitechapel - 9pm, ITV1 ITV's gritty cop drama is...