I Think It Is Healthy To Laugh

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    Mental health professionals tell their patients

    that it is healthy to laugh. No, I am not a mental health patient. I have both a brother and sister who are psychologists in this career field. I have a great personality. I laugh at myself often because of the funny things I do alone, or with my husband, or with my children...
    redheadwearinglingerie redheadwearinglingerie
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Apr 24, 2015

    Daniel and Jessica, young couple,

    got married and went happily on their honeymoon. When they got back, Jessica immediately 'phoned her mother and her mother obviously asked, 'How was the honeymoon, dearest?' 'Oh, Ma,' she replied, 'the honeymoon was wonderful. So romantic... Then Jessica burst out crying. 'But...
    HouseMouser HouseMouser
    46-50, F
    Dec 7, 2015

    I haven't been sick in 4 years

    and I think laughing helps! I laugh everyday for a while because, I laugh at literally the smallest thing. Bit I think it really is healthy to laugh
    cotygal123 cotygal123
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Dec 31, 2013

    Seriously though, the world would be

    so dry without laughter... And inappropriate jokes.
    AyeItsKat AyeItsKat
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 6, 2014


    i always feel better, in a happier mood after i laugh. its strange, but probably has something to do with the smiling and brain thing
    zydeko zydeko
    Aug 25, 2013

    To laugh is good for the soul

    and everything what is good for the soul is healthy. :-)
    Loretta78 Loretta78
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Mar 5, 2016

    I love to laugh, and I love hearing others

    laugh. It keeps me going through the day, and it puts a smile on my face. That's why I like making others laugh all the time.
    Iamsecret1 Iamsecret1
    22-25, M
    1 Response Aug 23, 2015

    This is such an important part of your

    emotional health...being able to laugh! Life is tough, and we all go through difficult situations. Instead of worrying about things you can't change, look for something that makes your smile, or better yet, try and make someone else laugh (pay it forward). This will be the best...
    Jfour001 Jfour001
    36-40, M
    1 Response Jan 29, 2016

    When I do stuck in a situation

    or have my crap days. All I did is to laugh at it and it swings to a good mood that in the end I think it's for the best and I think it is healthy to laugh.
    patooooots patooooots
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 22, 2014

    "My perfect date night: I pick you up.

    In my Kia Sorrento. You get in. There's candles in the car. You goIs that dangerous? and I go, Yes...but I like danger. We go to your favorite restaurant, and we have a fantastic meal. We come outside and we see my cars on fire. You go, Aziz, your cars on fire. Aren't you upset...
    captaindanny captaindanny
    26-30, M
    1 Response Dec 13, 2013

    I laugh every day with my two boys.

    we play fight, pin each other down for tickle fights and give each other, dare I say it, a wet willy. Not sure if this is just a local thing or where expression comes from but ya slober on ya finger and stick it in someone elses ear!! very disgusting but my two think its...
    Movingon45 Movingon45
    46-50, F
    1 Response Nov 20, 2014

    A visitor to a college campus paused to admire

    the new Hemingway Hall. "It's a pleasure to see a building named for Ernest Hemingway." "Actually," said the guide, "it's named for Joshua Hemingway. No relation." "Oh? Was Joshua Hemingway a writer also?" "Yes, indeed. He wrote a check."
    jml2000 jml2000
    61-65, M
    1 Response Dec 4, 2014

    Love to hang out with my small group of friends

    bc the entire time we are all laughing and just enjoying each other. Time always goes by fast when there's good company to lift the spirits
    deleted deleted
    May 2, 2014

    "It is bad to suppress laughter.

    It goes back down and spreads to your hips." lol I love this quote. :)
    SauceGirl SauceGirl
    51-55, F
    1 Response Nov 2, 2015

    Lough is absolutely great thing to do.

    The best is to lough with a family, especially children. Children they are so true, they can make your days happy. As I have a daughter she is 1y. She is able to make me lough doing her funny ,teddy 'dance,and speaking baby language , and so more. But...
    princessmummy2012 princessmummy2012
    26-30, F
    Nov 29, 2013
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