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Andrea Evers on placebo-effects in 'De Kennis van Nu'
How is it that
people who are allergic to dogs can still own a
dog? Diederik Jekel speaks with healthpsychologist
Andrea Evers about placebo-effects in the
televisionshow 'De Kennis van Nu' [The
knowledge of now]. The episode will air on sunday
December 7th at 19.45h on NPO 2.
Allergies and hypoallergenic dogs
Scientific journalist Diederik Jekel sets out to unravel the mystery of the hypoallergenic dog. How is it that people who are allergic to dogs can still own a dog? Could there be dogs without allergens? Jekel visits the Faculty of Social Sciences of Leiden University and in the room of Andrea Evers, professor in Health Psychology, he learns more about placebo-effects in allergies and hypoallergenic dogs.
Bestaat de hypoallergene hond?
NPO 'De kennis van nu'