There are some things that we believe in only because others believe in them. As a rule, we don’t think about whether something is true or not. We bet you think milk is useful for your bones and that Mount Everest is the highest mountain in the world. If you still believe those things, it’s time to learn the truth.
Bright Side wants to debunk a few myths that the majority of people still think are true.
9. The placebo effect works for humans only.
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In fact, the placebo effect might work for your pet too. For example, if a dog is sick and its owner gives it a pill, the dog reacts. The owner can give it a pill and the dog will stop feeling pain (even if it’s just a vitamin pill).