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|placebo||n: harmless substance, especially given as a pacifier or to the control group in experiments on the efficacy of a drug|
|beneficial||adj: helpful, useful, or sound; promoting or enhancing well-being|
|influence||n: the ability to affect someone’s or something’s character, growth, or behavior, or the effect itself|
|treatment||n: the way in which someone deals with or behaves towards someone or something; medical care provided to a patient for an injury or illness.|
|medical||adj: relating to the treatment of illness or injuries; relating to the practice of medicine|
|inject||v: to put a liquid such as a drug or other substance into a person’s or an animal’s body using a needle and syringe (= small tube)|
|nonetheless||adv: in spite of what has just been said or done; nevertheless|
|assess||v: to judge or decide the nature or quality of someone or something|
|disorder||n: an untidy state or a lack of organization; a physical condition or illness that causes problems with how a section of the body or brain functions|
|migraine||n: a severe headache typically felt as a throbbing pain on one side of the head|
|depression||n: a mental condition in which a person feels very unhappy and without hope for the future; a severe recession in an economy or market|
|therapeutic||adj: relating to or involved in the treatment of illness or injury|
|ascribe||v: to attribute something to a particular cause or source|
|medication||n: a drug or other form of medicine that treats, prevents, or alleviates the symptoms of the disease|
|brain||n: the organ inside the head that is responsible for one’s movement, thought, memory, and feeling|
|chemistry||n: the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions|
|release||v: to set free or allow to escape from confinement|
|naturally||adv: as might be expected; by natural manners|
|morphine||n: a powerful narcotic drug used to relieve pain and induce sleep|
|relieve||v: to make something burdensome, unpleasant, or painful less severe|
|trigger||v: to make something happen suddenly; to cause something such as a device, machine, etc. to function|
|endorphin||n: a natural hormone-like substance that is produced by the body and that acts on the nervous system to reduce pain and induce a feeling of well-being|
|nocebo||n: a harmful effect on health caused by the belief that an intervention will be harmful|
|negative||adj: having the quality of something bad or harmful; expressing refusal|
|induce||v: to persuade someone to do something; to cause to act in a specific manner|
|vomit||v: to eject food, blood, etc., from the stomach through the mouth; (noun) the matter ejected from the stomach through the mouth|
|similarly||adv: in almost the same way|
|realm||n: a domain of activity, interest, or knowledge|
|antidepressant||n: any of a class of drugs used to reduce feelings of sadness and worry|
|depressed||adj: sad and without any hope|
|improvisation||n: the act of making something up on the spot or creating or performing something without preparation|
|widespread||adj: existing or happening in various places or among many people|
|advertise||v: to draw attention to something such as a product, service, or event in public to encourage people to buy, use, or attend it|
|faith||n: complete trust in something or someone’s ability or knowledge; a strong belief in religion, divine power, etc.|
|psychiatric||adj: of or relating to the treatment or study of mental illness or disorders|
|opposition||n: the act of disagreeing or resisting; the state of strong disagreement|
|injection||n: the act of introducing a liquid, especially a drug, into the body using a needle and a syringe|