10 Fascinating Things The Human Body Does Without Us Knowing It
8Laughter is an effective painkiller
It is quite a commonly known fact that laughing is good for health. But recent studies have found that there is more to this than people know. It was discovered that laughing can stimulate the brain to release chemicals that make you feel good and potentially relieve pain as well.
9The immune system is protected by the stomach
Your immune system is your body’s greatest defense against germs, infections, and diseases. It is what protects your health, but it does require some additional help. This help comes from your stomach in the form of stomach acids that destroy and stop most of the germs that enter your body, mainly through the food you eat.
10The Pinocchio Effect
The Pinocchio-effect gets its name from the well-known Disney character Pinocchio. But there is some evidence that proves this effect to be real. But that doesn’t mean people’s noses grow long when they tell lies. Research has confirmed that the lies people tell are visibly reflected on their faces. Their nose and the area around their eyes actually start heating up whenever they lie.