Pain Science and Sensibility Episode 34: How Well Do We Remember Past Pains?

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In this episode the topic of pain memory recall is explored. How well do we remember our past pains? Are there differences in recall between populations? What might account for the differences when they occur? All of these topics covered in episode in which Sandy and Cory discuss a recent research article on the topic.

Hippocampal morphology mediates biased memories of chronic pain.
Berger SE, Vachon-Presseau É, Abdullah TB, Baria AT, Schnitzer TJ, Apkarian AV.
Neuroimage. 2018 Feb 1;166:86-98. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2017.10.030. Epub 2017 Nov 6.

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Music by Kevin MacLeod – incompetech.com:
Intro – Brandenburg No4 and Meatball Parade
Close – Meatball Parade

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