The Science Of ‘Mind Over Body’

“The mind has the ability to directly affect our health, from pain and depression to heart disease. Science writer Jo Marchant describes how things like mindfulness, virtual reality and the placebo effect are being harnessed in medical treatments. Also, book critic Maureen Corrigan reviews ‘The Portable Veblen.”

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http://www.npr.org/player/embed/464472900/464472919

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