Childbirth, burns and missing teeth: Meet the woman who feels no pain and could open door for new generation of medicines

A pensioner who feels no pain or fear could open the door to a new generation of pain-relief and anxiety medications after scientists discovered the genetic mutations that make her so rare.For decades Jo Cameron has been cheerfully bumping, burning and bruising herself in all manner of mishap, yet she never stopped to ask why her injuries did not hurt.

Source: Childbirth, burns and missing teeth: Meet the woman who feels no pain and could open door for new generation of medicines

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