Tag: "laughed" at medical news
The Significance Of A Laugh
...sodes of laughter during the sessions and patients laughed
more than twice as often as therapists. However, p...s and therapists, with arousal strongest when both laughed
together. Researchers say their findings suggest that the patient who is laughing is trying to say ...
A 24 Year Old Girls Undergoes Double Mastectomy To Prevent Breast Cancer
...ted it, was hard to digest. She explained that she laughed
at first and then cried along with her mother, but was happy that something could be done about it. Becky then decided on the surgery and consulted surgeon Andy Baildon at Manchester's Wythenshawe Hospital. She explained that she was so relieved wh...
Researcher Studies Benefits of Reminiscing About Laughter
... experience. Couples who recalled times they had laughed
together immediately reported an increased satisfaction in their relationship. “For how long term that is, we don’t know,” Bazzini said. Couples who recalled laughter experiences they had independent of one another, or who reminisced about shared p...
Dance to De-stress
...older I can't really keep up to those fast moves!" laughed
Rajkumari. "I like the jive better," added the doctor, who is also a trained Bharatanatyam dancer. Medico Aman Verma agreed. "I like the waltz. It's more easy going and is just what I need to relax myself." No matter what the dance form is, the d...
Doctors Put on Their Dancing Shoes to De-stress
...older I can't really keep up to those fast moves!' laughed
Rajkumari. 'I like the jive better,' added the doctor, who is also a trained Bharatanatyam dancer. Medico Aman Verma agreed. 'I like the waltz. It's more easy going and is just what I need to relax myself.' No matter what the dance form is, the d...
Breast Reduction Surgery Among Boys Rising in US
...ue. I took my shirt off once, and a couple of kids laughed
at me, and I never took my shirt off again, he said. His pediatrician was opposed to the surgery, but the young man, a student at a Manhattan private school, had the support of his parents. A British Web site, Manboobs.co.uk, welcomes readers with ...
Giggling Mums Help Fight Baby Allergies
...ust mites and latex -- and those whose mothers had laughed
had "markedly reduced reactions," the British science weekly says. The key may lie in melatonin, a hormone associated with relaxation, and whose levels are typically low among people with eczema. The laughing mothers had higher levels of melatonin ...
Researchers Training Rats To Diagnose TB
...imes reports. "When I first suggested it, everyone laughed
at me," Weetjens said. Richard Chaisson of the Center for Tuberculosis Research Laboratory at Johns Hopkins University said that although the idea is novel, there are "enormous issues of practicality and feasibility." Weetjens has acknowledged that...