Researchers are one step closer to understanding the mysterious disease of constant and widespread pain.
It's just about that time of the year again, when Florida doctors and poison centers start warning residents about the "puss caterpillar," a particularly cute and fat caterpillar that's so fuzzy that you can't help wanting to pet it. But you absolutely must not do that, as anyone who tries is in for a painful surprise.
Men may feel more pain than women after major surgery, indicating that gender may influence how pain functions, new research suggests.
The behavior of injured squids provides real-time insight into why intense pain can often persist long after an injury has been inflicted, a new study suggests.