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If you have a high pain threshold, you might not seek advice soon enough and wait until the problem becomes chronic, and that can be a risk.
"My mother had quite a high pain threshold and she had just been taking paracetemol," said Diane, herself a mum to Lyra, four, and Hayden, three.
Coach Steve Brown says Danielle has three winning assets: a high pain threshold, "mind-numbing" consistency, and--most important she hates to lose.
He said: "I knew it was going to hurt like hell but I have totally recalibrated my understanding of pain, and I think I've got a high pain threshold.
Louis Saha took an early second-half knock and the Frenchman, not renowned for his high pain threshold, limped off to be replaced by Beckford.
The injury required surgery on his calf, led to numerous complications with his back and when the problem was finally resolved many years later, physio Mick Rathbone declared he had never met a footballer with such a high pain threshold and was stunned that he had been able to continue playing football.
It is to his advantage that he has a remarkably high pain threshold. I remember when he dislocated his shoulder at Newton Abbot two seasons ago he wanted to ride in the next!" Last month, Kavanagh announced his engagement to Heather Lucas, who is Emma Lavelle's travelling head groom.
I have a high pain threshold, but it was unbearable.
"Graeme has a very high pain threshold." Johan Botha will skipper the ODI side in place of Smith.
"Notwithstanding the possibility of a severe depression of earnings attributable to asset impairment, higher funding costs and lower business volumes, our long-held view that the largest and most sophisticated US and international financial institutions have a high pain threshold remains unchanged," said Pierre Cailleteau, Moody's chief international policy analyst and author of the report.
Sandy said: "I have a high pain threshold as I broke my neck and crushed my spine in a car accident in 1989."
They have an extremely high pain threshold and have long been bred for their aggressiveness, in part for use as dog fighters, according to Wikipedia, an online encyclopedia.

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