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Quest to understand sense of touch could lead to new treatments for chronic pain

If she wasn’t looking at her limbs, the girl didn’t seem to have any clue where they were. She lacked ...
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Deeper understanding of our ‘sense of touch’ could lead to better prostheses

Imagine you’re holding a pen by the tip-side in between your thumb and index finger. You close your eyes and ...
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Understanding what happens when routine touching becomes agony

It shouldn’t hurt to put on socks, wash hands, or walk about, but for some people with damaged nerves, certain ...