Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Laughter is a stressor

  • Warning: laughter can be hazardous to your illness

    Bharata Wingham Buckingham, Virginia, United States     Photography by Chris Keiss A cheerful heart does good like a medicine: but a broken spirit makes one sick. —Proverbs 17:22   Laugh for the health of it! When is the last time you had a good laugh? This was a question I used to ask myself…