Published in Women's Health Weekly, December 16th, 1996
"Women are less likely to report their pain, they're less likely to be listened to, and [less likely to have] their pain taken seriously. There is this unfounded belief that women tend to exaggerate their pain, or that they have low pain tolerance, ... [and as a result] pain may be dismissed in women," Nichols said. The symposium was sponsored by Janssen Pharmaceutica, Inc.
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