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Gwen Diamond Men In Pain
Pain threshold: I would have to say by and large yes. The female hormones tends to raise their pain thresholds. There are many other factors that play a part in pain tolerance as well such as previous experience, how your mother was etc.. ...Read more
Yes: While men do not like to admit pain as easily, it has been suggested through research that women have about nine times the pain threshold that men have. While everyone is different, women's increased pain tolerance is an evolutionary benefit. By being able to put up with child birth, harsh conditions (and men according to my wife), this has allowed for better survival for young. Hope this helps! ...Read more
I don't know that: they do??Get a more detailed answer ›
Tokosubo syndrome why is it unusual for men and what is the likelyhood it will happen again because he is not getting better and what else could be causing pain?
Are you sure?: How sure are you that he has takotsubo's cardiomyopathy? It usually does not give chest pain. Cardiomyopathies in general do not give chest pain as a primary symptom, usually sob is the main issue. Why takotsubo's does not occur in men as much is not known to the best of my understanding. Other things causing pain are gi-related or musculoskeletal pain. ...Read more
I don't know: If i had to guess from observation, i would say it is probably say they are about equal. Really depends on the person. Someone who you would think would handle pain better, can't and another person really surprises me how well they tolerate it. There are many factors that lead to the perception of pain in a given circumstance. ...Read more
Male nipple pain: Most likely cause is abrasion from shirts/undershirts (esp. In athletes or men who wear tight t-shirts). If redness, swelling, discharge, infection is possibility. (any piercings?) lumps suggest neoplasm (benign or malignant). See fp for exam, evaluation, treatment. ...Read more
I have extreme men. Pain every month, & bicontrol makes it worse, i can't take ultram, it makes me loopy, soi'm takin 8 ibpr every2 hrs. All sug. Welco?
Too Much IBP: Taking 8 ibp can damage your kidneys & your stomach...You need to see your doctor to evaluate, diagnose & treat your condition. ...Read more
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