Children's Pain Tolerance May Be Decided By Genetics


By Jackie Hauser

There may be a genetic component to how children feel pain.

Scientists analyzed the DNA of 168 children recovering from major surgery.

They discovered kids with a certain gene variant felt a higher level of pain.

Most Viewed

This content requires the latest Adobe Flash Player and a browser with JavaScript enabled. Click here for a free download of the latest Adobe Flash Player.


Which Restaurants Would You Most Like to See in Montgomery? (vote for one or more)

  • Benihana
  • California Pizza Kitchen
  • Chuy's
  • J. Alexander's
  • Landry's Seafood
  • P.F. Chang's
  • Romano's Macaroni Grill
  • Ruth's Chris Steak House

What's onFull Schedule

Hot Video From AP

AP Video