Tag: pain

Are pain tolerance levels similar among groups of friends?

A new study is the first to apply social network analysis to pain tolerance, contributing to understanding the effect of social factors on pain....

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Shared Pain, Shared Gain: The Science of Sacrifice

Power of shared pain triggers extreme self-sacrifice ...

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Itchyness and Pain: You Know the Difference, But Does Your Body?

Itch neurons play a role in managing pain ...

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Waiting (and waiting) for My Man: Marine Snails as Opioid Alternative

An alternative to opioids? Compound from marine snail is potent pain reliever...

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The Wince Test. How to Tell if You Suffer From Empathic Pain

Emotions consist of general components that are also elicited by similar impressions and specific components...

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