Category Archive for: ‘Phantom’

Sensory Phantoms: Dealing With The Loss Of A Limb

January 5, 2009By Gloria Troyer CBC News One of the hardest parts of adjusting to an amputation can be the distracting and often painful sensations from nerves that are no longer even there Imagine having an unbearable itch that you absolutely can’t scratch, or a muscle pain you cannot simply knead away. Losing a limb is devastating enough, both physically …

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