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Two Emotional States - Fear And Anxiety - Have Profoundly Different Effects On Person's Ability To Feel Pain

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June 19, 2001
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Texas A&M University
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Human emotion can be a powerful force, fueling everything from improbable sports championships to tragic acts of violence. Now there's evidence showing how powerful human emotional states can be when it comes to determining a person's ability to feel pain.

COLLEGE STATION, June 12 - Human emotion can be a powerful force, fueling everything from improbable sports championships to tragic acts of violence. Now there's evidence showing how powerful human emotional states can be when it comes to determining a person's ability to feel pain.


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Texas A&M University. (2001, June 19). Two Emotional States - Fear And Anxiety - Have Profoundly Different Effects On Person's Ability To Feel Pain. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 16, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2001/06/010614063559.htm
Texas A&M University. "Two Emotional States - Fear And Anxiety - Have Profoundly Different Effects On Person's Ability To Feel Pain." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2001/06/010614063559.htm (accessed April 16, 2014).

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