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Giving Birth Vs Kick In The Nuts, What Hurts More? Science Has The Answer

The query ‘whether childbirth or a kick in the nuts is more painful’ had been circulating on the internet for decades. While one can understand the pain undergone by those women who delivered the heaviest babies, Science finally helped out the poor fellows by providing an answer to this nettling question.

This frequently asked query actually required a lot of brainstorming to be answered. The perceptions of both men and women were considered in understanding that which pain is more troublesome: getting kicked in the testicles or giving birth.

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Giving Birth Vs Kick In The Nuts, What Hurts More? Science Has The Answer

Giving Birth Vs Kick In The Nuts, What Hurts More? Science Has The Answer

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It's really tough to decide that which pain is worse.

It’s really tough to decide that which pain is worse.

The responses for this question are mostly biased as the answer is totally dependent on the gender of the person.

Guys feel that the pain of kick in the testicles is the worst.

Guys feel that the pain of kick in the testicles is the worst.

On the other hand, the female counterparts feel that the pain felt in giving birth is the nastiest one.

Pain is caused by a specific set of cells.

Pain is caused by a specific set of cells.

These cells are present in both males and females.

The pain cells are known as nociceptors.

The pain cells are known as nociceptors.

Once the threshold limit has been exceeded, these cells produce an extreme sensation of pain. The threshold limit is 45 Del pain. On an average, a pregnant woman experiences 57 Del pain while a man kicked in his testicles may experience up to 9000 Del pain.

Pain is not a stimulus, it's subjective in nature.

Pain is not a stimulus, it’s subjective in nature.

The female uterine area and the male testicles are embedded in these nociceptors.

Both males and females are equally susceptible to pain.

Both males and females are equally susceptible to pain.

Depending upon certain factors such as nerve temperature and pressure, the pain can be quick and sharp or slow and prolonged one.

Both the pains are unbearable.

Both the pains are unbearable.

Getting kicked in the nuts may stimulate the vomit centre causing nausea, hypertension and increased heart rate. Even a pregnant woman experiences more or less the same set of symptoms.

But the question is not answered yet.

But the question is not answered yet.

There is a slight difference between the two pains. Women get a baby after facing the agony while men get nothing.

It's a tie!

It's a tie!

It's because every individual perceives pain in a different way. But you can definitely understand the pain felt by the opposite sex after watching this footage.

Watch the video of the AsapSCIENCE explaining both the phenomenon.

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