In Italyred hair is found at a frequency of 0. One study found that people with red hair are more sensitive to thermal pain associated with naturally occurring low vitamin K levels while another study concluded that redheads are less sensitive to pain from multiple modalities, including noxious stimuli such as electrically induced pain. In Australian slangredheads are often nicknamed "Blue" or "Bluey". Oxford Australia Word of the Month. In British Englishthe word "ginger" is sometimes used to describe red-headed people at times in an insulting manner with terms such as "gingerphobia"  and "gingerism"  used by the British media.
The MC1R recessive variant gene that gives people red hair generally results in skin that is unable to tan.
Mature Redhead Pictures
Archived copy as title All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from December Articles with permanently dead external links Articles containing Chinese-language text CS1 maint: Look up redhead in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Views Read View source View history. She cherished both men, cared for them equally. Thus it is viewed as racist and derogatory by some people. University of Michigan Press. Retrieved 31 December