Can Crossing your Arms Relieve Pain?

23 May

A recent article TIME article explored the bizarre claim that crossing your arms will actually prevent pain.  How does it work?  Studies have shown that by crossing your arms it “confused the brain by interrupting the processing of information incoming from multiple regions.”  While this method has not been proven to alleviate extreme pain, it might be a quick fix for minor aches.

Read the full article:  Why Crossing Your Arms Helps Kills Pain

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