Humor and Laughter: Health Benefits and Online Resources


Subject:
Medical Treatments & Devices , Preventive Measures

Description:
This site considers the health benefits of laughter, such as reduced stress, lowered blood pressure, and improved brain functioning. It describes laughter's positive effects on the body, the mental health benefits of laughter, and examples of humorous experiences. Also includes links to related articles and sites. From HelpGuide.org, a nonprofit resource on a mental health and healthy lifestyles; it is a project of the Rotary Club of Santa Monica and Center for Healthy Aging.

Publisher:
HelpGuide.org

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.helpguide.org/life/humor_laughter_health.htm


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