Explainer: what is pain and what is happening when we feel it? (The Conversation)

November 19, 2015

"Pain scientists are reasonably agreed that pain is an unpleasant feeling in our body that makes us want to stop and change our behaviour. We no longer think of pain as a measure of tissue damage – it doesn’t actually work that way even in highly controlled experiments. We now think of pain as a complex and highly sophisticated protective mechanism."

 

Read the full article at The Conversation.

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Please reload

FEATURED

I'm busy working on my blog posts. Watch this space!

Please reload

 RECENT POSTS 
Please reload

TOPICS

© 2018 LA Sports and Spine

  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Instagram Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon