LAUGHTER & HEALTH     By: Rima Purwari          504775  Teachers: Val and Sime
Warmer :• http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HFHjwuXx  B• What makes us laugh?
Outline1)Introduction : Definition of laughter2)Body         : The benefits of laughter include  physical ,mental and soci...
Definition of LaughterLaughter is the biological reaction of humans to  moments or occcasions of humor.
The benefits of laughter             Physical health                benefits             Mental health               benef...
Physical Health Benefits                  Boosts                 immunityPrevents heart              Lower stress   diseas...
Did you know?Laugh can boost the immune system by   raising level of infection-fighting
Laughter may lower blood pressure   and reduce stress hormones
Laughter is a powerfulemotional medicine thatcan lower strees andimproves mood .Laughter helps keep apositive , optimistic...
Adds joy and zest to life
Research presented by the AmericanCollege of Cardiology, for instance,found that the positive effects oflaughing last for ...
Social Benefits
Strengthens RelationshipsEnhances TeamworkHelps Defuse Conflict
SolutionCreating Opportunities to Laugh Smile Watch a funny movieRead the funny pagesShare a good joke with friendsRe...
ConclusionIn conclusion ,laughter accelerates healing and many small health problems disappear so that     choosing to lau...
References:• Goodheart, Annette , 1994,Laughter  Theraphy,Less Stress Press,Santa Barbara CA .• Robert R , Provine , 2000 ...
THANK YOU FOR YOUR   ATTENTION 
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  1. 1. LAUGHTER & HEALTH By: Rima Purwari 504775 Teachers: Val and Sime
  2. 2. Warmer :• http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HFHjwuXx B• What makes us laugh?
  3. 3. Outline1)Introduction : Definition of laughter2)Body : The benefits of laughter include physical ,mental and social health benefits3)Solution4)Conclusion5)References6)Discussion
  4. 4. Definition of LaughterLaughter is the biological reaction of humans to moments or occcasions of humor.
  5. 5. The benefits of laughter Physical health benefits Mental health benefits Social benefits
  6. 6. Physical Health Benefits Boosts immunityPrevents heart Lower stress disease hormones Increase Decreases muscle flexion pain
  7. 7. Did you know?Laugh can boost the immune system by raising level of infection-fighting
  8. 8. Laughter may lower blood pressure and reduce stress hormones
  9. 9. Laughter is a powerfulemotional medicine thatcan lower strees andimproves mood .Laughter helps keep apositive , optimisticoutlook through difficultsituations anddisappoinments .
  10. 10. Adds joy and zest to life
  11. 11. Research presented by the AmericanCollege of Cardiology, for instance,found that the positive effects oflaughing last for about 45 minutes andincreases blood flow by 20% and stressdecreased by 35%
  12. 12. Social Benefits
  13. 13. Strengthens RelationshipsEnhances TeamworkHelps Defuse Conflict
  14. 14. SolutionCreating Opportunities to Laugh Smile Watch a funny movieRead the funny pagesShare a good joke with friendsRemind your self to have fun
  15. 15. ConclusionIn conclusion ,laughter accelerates healing and many small health problems disappear so that choosing to laugh is the best medicine. Laughter releases endorphin and promotes physical health, mental health and also social benefits in our lives .
  16. 16. References:• Goodheart, Annette , 1994,Laughter Theraphy,Less Stress Press,Santa Barbara CA .• Robert R , Provine , 2000 , Laughter: a scientific investigation , Faber and Faber , London• http://weighingsuccess.blogspot.com.au/2012 /04/health-benefits-of-laughter.html• www.healthguidance.org/entry/...Positive- Effects-of-Laughter.html
  17. 17. THANK YOU FOR YOUR ATTENTION 
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