We would die without pain Made us look… health care, can’t live with it, can’t live without it Pain is awful. We hate it. Complain about it. Moan on and on how difficult life is with it. Not to mention pain fuels a billions-of-dollars-a-year industry – and compliments health-care nicely. And we’d die without it. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.