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Unread April 12th, 2006, 10:37 AM
TomJrzk TomJrzk is offline
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Default Re: Pinker's Blank Slate & Doors

Fred, a good forum moderator would insist that you remove the term 'childish' from your post. Could you please do the adult thing and remove it yourself?
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Originally Posted by Fred H.
phantom pain
Interesting page at http://www.wellcome.ac.uk/en/pain/mi...medicine2.html including
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They asked people with amputations of the arm and phantom limb pain to place their arms inside a mirror box so that they saw their remaining arm mirror-reversed to look like their amputated one. When they moved their remaining arm in the box they were 'fooled' into thinking they were moving their amputated one, and their pain was reduced.
Fascinating.
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