How painful is an ice cream headache on a scale of 0 to 10? There is no pain above 10 because you pass out.

0: no pain at all
10: uncontrollably writhing in all-consuming agony

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Re: Pain Scales
« Reply #45 on: August 28, 2019, 11:33:48 AM »
I wish I could like that more than once.
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Re: Pain Scales
« Reply #46 on: August 29, 2019, 02:13:59 AM »
A pathologist's needle in a neuroma in the neck is 11/10.
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Re: Pain Scales
« Reply #47 on: August 29, 2019, 02:20:21 AM »
Your insistence that all other aspects of the pain are irrelevant to my rating of the pain is, therefore, unjustified and, in my opinion, offensive.

Lately, Latinist, one cannot help but notice, everything in your opinion is offensive.
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Re: Pain Scales
« Reply #48 on: September 13, 2019, 10:03:22 PM »
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Re: Pain Scales
« Reply #49 on: December 12, 2019, 07:39:29 PM »
Last Saturday I was put on a new medication. Took it at bedtime and it gave me a migraine in my sleep. The medicine kept me asleep but I could still feel the pain. That was horrible.
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Re: Pain Scales
« Reply #50 on: December 22, 2019, 02:49:30 AM »
I voted two, but I think I did that mostly because it is normally so short. If it was a chronic thing, it would be a lot more than that. I should have thought more before I voted.
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