Monthly Archives: September 2015

Ladies: Treatments Might Work Better If You’re Crushing on Your Doctor


A hormone that encourages women to befriend another person may boost the placebo effect, according to a new study. Vasopressin, which research suggestsmakes men more anxious and competitive, may have made women in the study relax and feel more at ease and trusting. The results were published online last month in Biological Psychiatry.

Read more in Modern Notion.