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Study finds that laughing can cause epileptic fits, ruptured hearts and torn gullets.

 
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Study finds that laughing can cause epileptic fits, ruptured hearts and torn gullets.
Laughter may not be the best medicine after all and could even harm us, new research has revealed.

Despite the known benefits of chuckling, for some people it has proven to be more dangerous than expected.

One woman with racing heart syndrome collapsed and died after a giggling fit, say researchers.

And laughing 'fit to burst' has been found to cause possible heart rupture, a torn gullet and epileptic seizures.

A quick intake of breath during laughing can provoke an asthma attack, while some people have suffered from incontinence and even hernias.

Researchers from Birmingham and Oxford Universities used data from 1946 to the present day to study the benefits of laughing on the human body(...)
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Why it's ALWAYS the Brits who come up with these kind of "studies"??

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Re: Study finds that laughing can cause epileptic fits, ruptured hearts and torn gullets.
Surprised it doesn't cause cancer as well.

Looking at all these studies, how has humanity survived all these years?





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