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From Weekly Consult
“At 71, she’s never felt pain or anxiety. Now scientists know why.”
Not even during childbirth did Jo Cameron feel pain. Later in life she walked around with a severely degenerated hip bone. On occasion, she wouldn’t realize that she had burned herself until she smelled her own burning flesh. Though medicine has been studying patients who feel no pain for more than a century, we may now understand the genetic reason.