Wednesday, November 14, 2012Episode 16: Dr. Morgan Levy and The Placebo Effect
This week the doctor is in. The project is honored to have Dr. Morgan Levy in the war room. He is a psychiatrist and expert on the placebo effect. You’ll enjoy this episode because we told you to.
Wednesday, June 27, 2012Episode 13: Complementary & Alternative Medicine Part 2
Back for round two, it’s Complimentary and Alternative Medicine… Two! Once again we take aim at some not as real methods of healing. Back pain? We’ve got you covered with a look at chiropractic treatment. Feeling a sense of pins and needles? Must be our analysis of acupuncture. What the heck constitutes a sound study? Follow along as Chalmer shows us how it’s done by examining these outlandish claims. Ready your Qi and line up your chakras; it’s the Mile High Sanity Project.
Thursday, February 16, 2012Episode 11: Complementary and Alternative Medicine Part 1
In this episode we tackle alternative…different…almost-but not-quite-real medicine. Is it possible to even define alternative and complementary medicine? What is it and how does it work? Better yet … does it work at all? Is Quinine an herb or a chemical? And can Chalmer say cinchona? Queue up your Qi and break out the crystals, as we discuss some real fake medicine in this edition of The Mile High Sanity Project.