‚TV coverage of violence exacerbates chronic pain‘

03.07.2012                      13.Tammus. 5772

Medizin:

'TV coverage of violence exacerbates chronic pain'

Experts find that ‘exposure to media’ predicts increase in pain’s intensity, as well as its sensory component.

It is often said that “news hurts” and the news media are “a pain”, but new research by Beersheba researchers has confirmed it – at least when it comes to TV coverage of terror and rocket attacks….