Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: This is why your vanilla or cinnamon flavoured e-cigarette is toxic > Health-in-Motion 29 March 2017 Phantom limb pain Many amputees suffer from so-called ‘phantom limb pain’ as they continue to feel a removed limb and the pain in it as though it was still there. Using brain scanning techniques, scientists have recently found that the cause of this chronic and currently untreatable pain is a ‘reorganisation’ of the wiring in the brain – a case of ‘crossed wires’ in the area of the brain linked to movement and sensation. Promisingly, they also discovered that by mending that disruption, the pain may be treated without the use of drugs. 0 More: Daily Dose: This is why your vanilla or cinnamon flavoured e-cigarette is toxicHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news Medical How to manage your IBS during the end-of-year festivities News Thank you for caring Parenting This common chemical may be tied to language delay in kids Medical Could herpes virus help cause Alzheimer's? News Which weight-loss surgery is best? Medical New evidence that dagga may harm teen brain From our sponsors Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know Tell-tale signs you need a mattress upgrade Keen to win a R2 000 voucher? Good health begins in your gastrointestinal tract Live healthier Quit smoking » How to beat triggers that make you crave a cigarette You need to learn how to beat the behavioural, environmental and emotional triggers if you want to succeed in quitting smoking. Hygiene » Your showerhead may be bathing you in germs You probably think showering will wash away dirt and germs, but your showerhead might dump nasty bacteria on you instead that may cause lung infections.