Published: Jan. 31, 2019

tor wagerCU Psychology and Neuroscience Professor Tor Wager (Cognitive) was in the news, with an article about a recent publication appearing in Colorado Arts and Sciences Magazine. The research, appearing in the Journal of Neuroscience, examined the relationship between pain and sleep. A portion of the research involved brain imaging, and found that participants who had been sleep-deprived for one night reported more pain on a pain sensitivity test compared to when they had a full night's sleep. Read the A & S Magazine article, and read the original publication.