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American Psychological Association: “A Laughing Matter.”
Gesundheit Institute: “3rd Clowning & Caring in Mexico!”
Harvard Mahoney Neuroscience Center: “Humor, Laughter, and Those Aha Moments.”
Harvard Medical School: “Laugh and Be Thankful -- It’s Good for the Heart.”
Journal of Aging Research: “Humor Therapy: Relieving Chronic Pain and Enhancing Happiness for Older Adults.”
KidsHealth: “Learning, Play and Your 1- to 3-Month-Old.”
Mayo Clinic: “Pseudobulbar Affect.”
National Institute on Drug Abuse for Teens: “Chasing the Runner's High.”
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: “Social Laughter is Correlated with an Elevated Pain Threshold.”
Psychology Today: “The Science of Laughter.”
TedTalks: “Why We Laugh, Sophie Scott, Neuroscientist”
The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine: “Therapeutic Benefits of Laughter in Mental Health: A Theoretical Review.”
University of Washington: “Neuroscience for Kids: Laughter and the Brain.”
Vanderbilt University: “No Joke: Study Finds Laughing Can Burn Calories.”
YouTube: “Patch Adams [Trailer original].”
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