Large Study Says Prayer Doesn’t Work

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Science & Technology at Scientific American.com: No Prayer Prescription — Send good vibrations, but keep it to yourself

Each recipient [out of 1800] had a praying contingent of about 70, none of whom knew the patient personally. The study found no differences in survival or complication rates compared with those who did not receive prayers. The only statistically significant blip appeared in a subgroup of patients who were prayed for and knew it.  Intersting article.

One comment to “Large Study Says Prayer Doesn’t Work”

  1. Comment by Zeynel:

    You pray to test how God will react, and you call this praying. What a study.

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