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Have scientists solved mystery of why we itch?

Posted By -NO AUTHOR- On 12/29/2012 @ 12:37 am In Health | No Comments

(London Daily Mail) Scientists have discovered nerve cells that deal solely with itching sensations in a major breakthrough for pain relief.

The breakthrough could lead to a new generation of anti-itch treatments targeting the new cells.

Many experts had previously thought that the receptors for pain and itching were linked.

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