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‘My body is betraying me’: Model Martha Hunt opens up about chronic pain

‘It feels like my body is betraying me’: Model Martha Hunt opens up about her chronic pain and the creative outlets that help her cope with the ‘invisible disease’  Martha Hunt, 30, was diagnosed with scoliosis, or a curvature of the spine, at age 14  Within a year, she started experiencing chronic pain in her… Read More »

Males and females react differently to the same pain

It’s no secret that men and women are different. Diane Halpern, Ph.D., past president of the American Psychological Association, wrote an academic text, “Sex Differences in Cognitive Abilities.” Bruce Goldman, science writer at Stanford,1 reported in the preface to the first edition that:2 “At the time, it seemed clear to me that any between-sex differences… Read More »