It has been proven scientifically for almost 50 years that laughter can help boost the body’s immune system, prevent cancer and help heal diseases of all kinds.
The Science of Laughter
By reducing blood concentrations of stress hormones cortisol, adrenaline and others, the body’s immune system is strengthened and becomes better able to fight off infections and every known disease and health condition, including cancer.
Simply Anticipating Something Funny Lowers Stress
Remarkably, just by visiting this web page, your anticipation of encountering something funny has ALREADY lowered your stress hormone levels, according to a group of scientists from Loma Linda University, California in a study from 2008. In this study, the anticipation of laughter reduced stress hormones cortisol, epinephrine and dopac by 39 percent, 70 percent and 38 percent, respectively.
More Health Benefits of Laughter:
- Reduced risk of heart disease
- Increased tolerance to pain and discomfort
- Increased feelings of happiness and life satisfaction
- Burns calories like exercise (10-15 minutes of laughter can burn 50 calories)
The Top 10 Funniest Videos of All-Time
Now it’s time to put the scientific evidence we’ve presented above into practice so we can prevent cancer and live happier and healthier lives.
The following collection of videos are my top 10 favorite funny videos of all time! I hope they make you laugh as hard as I do while watching them. If you have your own favorite video, share it at the bottom of this post in the comments, I would love to watch it.
#10: ‘See You Tonight’ by Jack Vale
#9: ‘iWork’ by Edbassmaster
#8: ‘Leg Shaking Sharts’ by GilstrapTV
#7: ‘Whispering Needy Things to People’ by Andrew Hales
#6: ‘Loud Eating in the Library’ by JStuStudios
#5: ‘Awkwardly Staring at Strangers’ by BigDawsTv
#4: ‘Back Pain Wayne’ by Nathan Barnatt
#3: ‘Mumbles in the Hood’ by Edbassmaster
#2: ‘Drinking Alcohol at the Gym’ by NELK
#1: ‘Farting with Attitude’ by HumorBagel
Don’t forget to share this article with your friends and family and let me know your favorite video of all time in the comments below.
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