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University of Montreal

Joshua A. Grant, University of Montreal

Caption: Joshua A. Grant, a doctoral student in the Université de Montréal Department of Physiology and Institut universitaire de gériatrie de Montréal, has found that people can reduce their sensitivity to pain by thickening their brain.

Credit: Université de Montréal

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