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The useful function of ache

Introduction The human body’s ability to feel pain is part of its defense mechanisms for maintaining its integrity and protecting itself from harm,1,2 inherently within a biopsychosocial framework.3,4 However, by definition,5 all pain hurts; thus, justifiably, the motivation of most health research on pain is to stop the pain. Pain’s aversive qualities make it difficult […]