South African Young Academy of Science

How does medication know where exactly the pain in my body is?

How does medication know where exactly the pain in my body is?
March 18, 2021 ncubekn
When you miss a step and fall, resulting in excruciating pain in your knee… you take a painkiller. When you accidentally cut your finger while making dinner… you take a painkiller. When you have an inexplicable headache… you take a painkiller. How do these pain killers seem to work in all of these areas of…