Clutch the hand to ease off pain

Though this is a response that many of us can notice even when the kids are having pain in the dentist’s chair, the fact has been realized by the recent scientific studies that claim that a person’s feeling of pain can be actually eased off by clutching his/her hand. This fact is applicable for self-touch too. So, if you get hurt or are feeling pain during any procedure you can clutch your hand to relive the acute pain. scientist explain this fact by stating that it is not just the signals to the brain that are important for feeling the pain but also the way in which the signals are interpreted by the brain.