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Mind Over Medicine (Show #104)

The human body is Audaciously Amazing! Especially in its ability to heal itself.  How does the mind work to heal the body?  How does it interfere?  How powerful  is belief?  You have probably heard of the placebo effect; what about the nocebo effect?  How much power do we have over our own health and wellness?  Listen in as we discuss the possibilities.

Mind Over Medicine by Lissa Rankin, M.D. 

The Lucifer Principle by Howard Bloom

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Show #47: The Woo Factor

How much woo-woo is too much woo-woo? We talk about metaphysical beliefs, alternative remedies, ritual power, and when it might be going a bit too far.  Tune in for the woo-woo, stay for the great rant on education and critical thinking.

To help discern woo-woo gone very, very wrong, consider referencing The Advanced Bonewits’ Cult Danger Evaluation Frame.

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