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Identification of brain’s painkilling region could lead to alternative pain relief options

01:00 EST 5 Mar 2018 | Arthritis Digest

The brain’s natural painkilling system could be used as a possible alternative to opioids for the effective relief of chronic pain, experts report in eLife. A research team has pinpointed an area of the brain that is important for our intrinsic pain relief system. It is hoped that the results could lead to the development […]

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