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This is the final article in a four part series reviewing the influence of humor and laughter on physiological and psychological well-being. This final article reviews the evidence for the effect of sense of humor, exposure to a humor stimulus and laughter on various immune system components, with a focus on the effects of laughter on natural killer cell cytotoxicity.
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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, v. 6, art. 143853
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Bennett, Mary Payne and Lengacher, Cecile, "Humor and Laughter May Influence Health IV. Humor and Immune Function" (2009). Nursing Faculty Publications. 194.