Oh yes, laughter has been shown to be of great benefit. Many of you may have heard of "Anatomy of An Illness", by Norman Cousins. In this book he describes his "triumph over a severe illness". He watched funny videos and television during his recovery. Find out more from reading his book about his experiences.
In the article on Allergies, you will also find a link to the American Association for Therapeutic Humor.
Norman Cousin books,
JAMA research letter
a site for humor
Carnegie Mellon Study,
LINK to great cartoon
Mayo Clinic Report, 3/05
Thanks to Ascribe and arcamax.com
Am Society of Hypertension meeting, May 2008
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