Daily Archives: December 8, 2011

Swearing Soothes Pain

Swearing helps ease pain, especially if you are usually polite study shows.  Daily Telegraph.  So revealed the study from Keele University’s School of Psychology

there was no “recommended daily swearing allowance,” and it was unclear if certain swearwords were more effective than others.

However the study…. found that swearing increased both a person’s pain tolerance and heart rate.

“Swearing increases your pain tolerance,”… findings showed…  “The No. 1 priority is to make the pain go away. 
Alas.  A scientific study justifying those satisfying expletives from the gut.