Cause of the Placebo Response?

The placebo response may have its origin in the transform of experience into concepts. Non-conceptualized experience is what it is, without evaluative judgment. Hands are simply withdrawn from water that is either too hot or cold and THEN the evaluation is made. “Problems” are less when we report only the experience. “Problems” become more difficult when we report the experience plus what we feel or think the experience means.

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