|dethalternate||Date: Tuesday, 13-January-2015, 7:34 PM | Message # 1|
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|How your brain can heal your body: Astonishing new research reveals the brain's ability to rewire itself can conquer pain - and overcome 'untreatable' illnesses. |
Pain specialist Dr Michael Moskowitz fell and his thigh bone cracked.
Immediately after his pain was a true ten out of ten .
But then he lay motionless waiting for the ambulance and felt no pain at all.
'My brain simply shut off the pain,' said the neuroplasticity expert.
This is the ability of the brain to change its structure .
Pain specialist Dr Michael Moskowitz was 49 when he and a friend decided to take a look at some army tanks and other armoured vehicles that were about to take part in a parade. Dr Moskowitz couldn't resist climbing up onto a tank turret.
But as he jumped off, a metal prong caught his corduroys, and as he fell, he heard three popping sounds: his thigh bone was cracking. When he hit the ground, the leg was at a 90-degree angle to the other one.
Immediately after the fall his pain was a true ten out of ten (ten is meant to be like being dropped in boiling oil), but then, as he lay motionless waiting for the ambulance, Dr Moskowitz felt no pain at all.
Read more/full article/source - http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health....es.html