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Posts tagged nociceptors

November 15, 2012

 

looking down at a glass with carbonation

What Is Carbonation?

All those little bubbles are popping on my tongue, and it makes that fizzy tingling you feel.

February 12, 2008

 

Lots of P Hot Peppers

Spicy Source of Pain Relief

Have you heard that hot peppers might be the key to a new type of anesthetic that blocks pain without making you numb or paralyzed?

May 24, 2004

 

Hey! and then…Ouch!

Why does "Ouch!" always follow the "Hey"? Find out on this Moment of Science.

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