The mysterious science of pain - Joshua W. Pate
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Researchers are improving understanding of mechanisms behind the persistence of pain. To dig deeper, why not have a read about central sensitization, mirror neurons, the placebo affect and nocebos?
To extend your understanding about the complexity of pain, watch this video about the map in your brain.
If you are a health professional, you may like to have a read of Explain Pain Supercharged – this resource contains up-to-date science about understanding pain and the practicalities of teaching people about it.
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