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Pain threshold

pain threshold

amount of stimulation required before the sensation of pain is experienced.


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... right combination of reasons. It's definately not a physical aspect i.e pain because women have a higher pain threshold than men which is needed for child birth. It's most likely a combination. Most societies ...

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by Mumbia12
Tue Aug 04, 2009 7:28 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: why women cry more than men?
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Re: Are tissues in the body capable of sensing pain?

... to light is quicker than the pupil reacts. For a transitional moment pain is perceived until the eye adjust. and because the pupil had not yet reacted it has allowed light more than the its threshold level could take eye tissues are very sensitive to light because they ...

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by volcob
Thu Jan 10, 2008 4:20 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Are tissues in the body capable of sensing pain?
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why women cry more than men?

... right combination of reasons. It's definately not a physical aspect i.e pain because women have a higher pain threshold than men which is needed for child birth. It's most likely a combination. Most societies ...

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by trent boyett
Fri Oct 27, 2006 12:58 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: why women cry more than men?
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Views: 35061

why women cry more than men?

... this in national geographic magazine, i think women generally feel more pain, and also feel pain more this is because men focus more on physicalaspect of discomfort which increase the pain threshold women focus both on the physical and emotional aspect

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by kiekyon
Sun Jul 23, 2006 1:27 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: why women cry more than men?
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Views: 35061


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