Lessons on Pain
Lesson 1 – Nerves as Alarms
You may have thought your lessons on pain began in the school playground, but this is where it really starts.
Lesson 4 – Pain is a Warning System
Pain is only felt when your brain concludes that you are under threat.
Lesson 5 – Brain is Boss
Although it’s definitely NOT “all in your head”, the brain is pretty important.
Lesson 6 – Nosy Neighbours
Consider the nosy neighbour analogy to get a better grasp on how pain spreads.