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Laughing at oneself increases positive emotion

An interesting new study found that people who can laugh at themselves show more smiling and laughter in response to distorted images of themselves. The study also found that people who could laugh at themselves tended to have happier dispositions and were happier on the day of the study

 See the British Psychological Society blog for a review of the study, here

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