Pain drain | definition of pain drain by Medical dictionary
n healing touch technique; practitioner holds one hand above an area of complaint until the pain recedes and then places the other hand near the area of relief. Used to alleviate acute and chronic pain symptoms.
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To be told City had won 1-0 helped the pain drain
away much better than the morphine drip I was on - it was a bit dreamy.
Imagine your hands growing warmer as the pain drains
from your head.
Continuous pain drains
a person physically, mentally and emotionally, and can make everyday activities difficult or impossible.