Pain Facts 2 – Map of the body in our brain.11/09/2022
Pain Facts 1 - Do we have pain sensors?
In recognition of International Pain Awareness Month of September 2022, Paragon PsychConnect presents three Pain Facts. During September, the International Association for the Study of Pain raises public awareness around pain and pain management.
Do we have pain sensors? No we do not.
We have danger sensors that talk to our Brain.
Our Brain then decides if pain is an appropriate response.
Read the other Paragon PsychConnect Pain Facts blogs Pain Facts 2 - Map of the body in our brain and Pain Facts 3 - Our environment affects the pain we will feel