Your Brain Is Primed To Reach False Conclusions

“Paul Offit likes to tell a story about how his wife, pediatrician Bonnie Offit, was about to give a child a vaccination when the kid was struck by a seizure. Had she given the injection a minute sooner, Paul Offit says, it would surely have appeared as though the vaccine had caused the seizure and probably no study in the world would have convinced the parent otherwise.”

http://fivethirtyeight.com/features/your-brain-is-primed-to-reach-false-conclusions/

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