Laughter, best medicine for leg ulcers

Last Updated: Saturday, April 16, 2011, 09:08

For patients with venous leg ulcers, the best prescription is good quality nursing care – and the occasional belly laugh!

LAUGH OUT LOUD!

Last Updated: Friday, April 29, 2011, 22:37

LAUGH OUT LOUD!

Believe it or not but laughing a lot help strengthens your tummy muscles and relaxes knotted muscles.

Laughter, best medicine for leg ulcers

Last Updated: Thursday, May 05, 2011, 10:06

According to a study, ultrasound therapy does nothing to speed up the healing process of leg ulceration.

LAUGH A LOT!

Last Updated: Saturday, June 18, 2011, 13:39

LAUGH A LOT!

Believe it or not it strengthens your tummy muscles and relaxes knotted muscles.

Laughter affects the body like exercise

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 29, 2011, 11:34

Laughing not only enhances a positive mood, but lowers stress hormones, increases immune activity, and lowers cholesterol and blood pressure, similar to moderate exercise.

Laughter good for dementia

Last Updated: Friday, September 30, 2011, 16:04

Laughter could provide a viable alternative to anti-psychotic drugs.

‘Belly laugh’ good for a healthy heart

Last Updated: Monday, August 29, 2011, 12:57

Laughter may be as beneficial as a good diet and exercise for patients with heart disease.

Laughter good medicine for dementia patients

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 11, 2011, 10:27

A new study has found that humour therapy is as effective as widely used anti-psychotic drugs in managing agitation in patients with dementia, and avoids serious drug side effects.

‘Laughter yoga’ club banned for causing ‘mental agony’

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 20, 2012, 15:41

The High Court in Mumbai has ordered members of a ‘laughter yoga’ club to restrain their joy after neighbours complain of “mental agony, pain and public nuisance.”