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www.ironmanmagazine.comAccording to the March/April ’11 Well Being Journal, a group of 80 patients with irritable bowel syndrome took a placebo and had “statistically significant” improved scores and reduced symptoms compared with subjects who got the same doctor attention but no placebo.

So is the supplement you just started taking really working, or is it all in your mind? Answer: Who cares—if it’s working, you’re benefitting.       

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