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Love v. Pain

Study:  Love decreases pain.  Commenters: Unimpressed.

Researchers from Stanford University studied the link between love and pain by scanning the brains of 15 college students who all professed to being deeply in love. The eight women and seven men were placed in brain scanners that tracked their body’s response to pain — in this case a heated probe placed on the palm of the hand.

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Posted by Will Baum, LCSW