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60-Second Mind

Scientific American

Science & Medicine, Social Sciences, Technology

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Science & Medicine 105
Social Sciences 17

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How the Itch Informs the Scratch

January 28th, 2012

Episode 47 of 93 episodes

Research finds that where the itch begins says a lot about how bad it is--and how pleasurable the scratch. Christie Nicholson reports

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