| December 13, 2005
An interesting study showing redheads can withstand up to 25% more pain than their blond and brunette peers do.
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Anesthesia urban legend had it that redheads required more anesthesia. Using standard techniques to determine anesthetic requirements a comparison of natural redheads vs. brunets was conducted finding indeed that redheads required about 10-15% more inhaled anesthetic gas to achieve the same anesthetic level.
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