But poor red heads suffer more pain.
Scientists at Louisville University in Kentucky have discovered that people with ginger hair are more sensitive than most. A study released yesterday shows that the presence of a ginger gene means many redheads need extra doses of anaesthetic during surgery because they suffer pain more acutely.
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And brunettes are presumably indifferent …..?
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