HORIZON: The Placebo Experiment: Can my brain cure my body

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Release date: 4/10/2018

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On BBC Two last night, Horizon featured Laura Arendsen and James Henshaw from the University's Human Pain Research Group doing an experiment into people 'feeling pain' when they are anticipating it - despite being being given placebos which will not actually hurt them.

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TitleHorizon
Media name/outletBBC Two
Media typeTelevision
Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
Date4/10/18
DescriptionOn BBC Two last night, Horizon featured Laura Arendsen and James Henshaw from the University's Human Pain Research Group doing an experiment into people 'feeling pain' when they are anticipating it - despite being being given placebos which will not actually hurt them.
URLhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b0bmblb8/horizon-2018-8-the-placebo-experiment-can-my-brain-cure-my-body
PersonsLaura Arendsen, James Henshaw