Jo Cameron: A Woman Who Never Felt Pain

  • Jo Cameron, 65 years old woman is the rarest woman who never felt pain. She came to know that her skin is burning when she smelt flesh. She said that most of the times she burned her arms while cooking in the oven, but never felt discomfort. As per the tests the reason came out to be rare “genetic mutation”. Doctors were shocked to know that even after a serious operation this woman never ate painkillers. When she lacked feelings, her anaesthetist – Dr Devjit Srivastava sent her to the pain geneticists at University College London and Oxford University. Afterwards, it was confirmed that the reason was gene mutation she never felt virtual pain.