Tagged: Placebo

BLOG: Examining The Magic Of Alcohol

The discussion about what is real and what is constructed about alcohol’s effects has received international attention recently, with a new study examining alcohol’s effects on empathy and moral judgement. It was good to read the critique by Viktor, of the ‘alcohol and morality’ experiment.
Prof Samarasinghe is submiting further observations and thought-provoking commentary…

BLOG: Do You Let Big Alcohol Fool You?

The world’s biggest beer producer, ABInBev, has launched one of the deadliest campaigns ever seen, and it is more important than ever that we can recognize their scheme and not allow this to pass unnoticed as harmless Corporate Social Responsibility tactics…

BLOG: So You Never Party?

… a question I have gotten several times and many more people would have asked if they just dared to say what they were thinking or if they were not that polite. People usually ask me that question when they get to hear that I live alcohol free because to their minds alcohol equals party. And so, we’re right in the middle of today’s alcohol norm that buzzes with myths driven by the alcohol placebo…