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6 Amazing Things Our Bodies Can Do


6. Stop Feeling Pain.

Well, sure, you’re not going to become entirely immune to pain, but some research has suggested that if you cough when you’re getting a shot at the doctor’s office, the pain you experience will be reduced significantly. We can’t help but wonder if this applies to other types of pain!

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Katie Waldeck

Katie is a freelance writer focused on pets, food and women’s issues. A Chicago native and longtime resident of the Pacific Northwest, Katie now lives in Oakland, California.


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3:01AM PST on Feb 9, 2014

Thank you

6:50PM PST on Dec 21, 2013

very cool.....

7:29PM PST on Nov 20, 2013

are we cool or what? My acupuncturist told me to cough when the needles were going in, simply as a distraction. No pain relief really

10:44AM PDT on Oct 30, 2013

Relieving a stuffy nose (#5) is very interesting. I had never heard about it. Accupressure between the eyebrows ... but ... on the roof of the mouth? :) Interesting indeed!

11:09AM PDT on Aug 19, 2013


10:01AM PDT on Jul 28, 2013

Very, very interesting. We are all guilty of not taking care very well of our bodies. The follies of youth catches up as one gets older. So, watch what you do with your bodies before it is too late. As with everything- it is about respect.
Thank you for sharing.

3:18AM PDT on Jul 27, 2013

One amazing thing our bodies are doing is to keep on living despite GMOs and other assorted poisons.

I am grateful that my 70 year old body is in the best of health. But I feel sadness for it, as for a child, because the food I feed it is often unknown poisons. And the same is true of most of us.

Let us love and appreciate our bodies while we have them.

8:47AM PDT on Jul 26, 2013

hmmm interesting

7:17AM PDT on Jun 15, 2013

I will def. try the one with the stuffy nose. :D Happens more often than I wish it would.

12:53AM PDT on Jun 11, 2013


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