A free museum and library exploring health and human experience
- 14 to 19-year-olds
Do We Need Nature?
Part of Who wants to be happy?
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Rethinking the placebo effect
The placebo effect has long been harnessed for both legitimate and fraudulent use, but we’re only just discovering how and why our bodies respond positively to dummy drugs, as Anjuli Sharma reveals.
The side effects of lithium mining
Laura Grace Simpkins attempts to untangle some uncomfortable truths about the social and environmental costs of making her medication.
Part of Lithium Mania