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Live longer through laughter

Joey Adams

Live longer through laughter

how to use a joke to save your health, your mind, your marriage, your election, your party, your speech, your business, or your friends

by Joey Adams

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Published by Stein and Day in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American wit and humor.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJoey Adams ; foreword by Norman Cousins.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6162 .A336 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination185 p. ;
    Number of Pages185
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3185071M
    ISBN 100812829557
    LC Control Number83040361

    Dr. Oz’s 5 Surprising Ways to Live Longer in Under a Minute 1. Eat Eggs. Eggs are a powerful source of protein and cost just pennies. Many people have been led to believe that eating eggs increases blood cholesterol, but that’s simply not true.   “It helps people, through play and laughter, get in touch with the joy that is in each of us. And when we tap back into that, it helps us stay connected, stay healthier and be happier.” “Laughter is a cathartic way to release emotions. It stimulates the parasympathetic system, which allows you to be able to let : Paula Felps.

    Dr Norman Cousins, author of “Norman Cousins Anatomy Of An Illness” was a longtime editor of the Saturday Review, global peacemaker, receiver of hundreds of awards including the UN Peace Medal and nearly 50 honorary doctorate degrees. In following a very stressful trip to Russia, he was diagnosed with ankylosing spondylitis (a degenerative disease causing the breakdown . 94 quotes from The Red Book: Liber Novus: ‘Be silent and listen: have you recognized your madness and do you admit it? for he had had enough of crawling through all human and animal forms. After all the rebirths you still remain the lion crawling on the earth, the Chameleon, a caricature, one prone to changing colors, a crawling Cited by:

      Well it massages the spleen which supposedly is good, though the people that say that are also the people that say it makes you live longer so I don't know how well that holds up to scrutiny. There is such a thing as laughter therapy though, which does claim therapeutic benefit derived from frequent laughter. 6. Laughing more leads to a longer life. Who doesn’t want to live a long and full life? Studies have shown individuals with a good sense of humor live longer than others (and who doesn’t want that?). Overall, laughter increases happiness, decreases stress, improves your heart health, boosts immunity, and builds resilience.


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Laughter is regulated by our brain and allows us to convey to others how we feel. Whether getting together with friends and family, watching a comedian on television, or visiting the poo-flinging monkeys at the zoo—if it makes you laugh, you should do more of it.

Science says so. As scientific research continues to advance since the Norman Cousins’ hypothesis of the s, the body of evidence is increasingly strong that. Laughter lightens anger’s heavy load. Nothing diffuses anger and conflict faster than a shared laugh.

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