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Painkillers Might Also Dull Your Emotions


A Sniff of Happiness: Chemicals in Sweat May Convey Positive Emotion

Humans may be able to communicate positive emotions like happiness through chemical signals that conveyed through sweat. ... More>


Acetaminophen May Reduce Both Pain and Pleasure

Researchers at The Ohio State University find that the commonly used pain reliever acetaminophen may have a previously unknown side effect: Blunting positive emotions. ... More>


Negative Emotional Cues Send Drivers to Distraction

New research investigating the role of emotions in distracted driving finds that hearing, as well as seeing, emotional words can have a significant impact on the way we drive. ... More>


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