5 questions about your body you might not know the answers to

Why is yawning contagious? Why do we cry? Why do we laugh? It's amazing how much we still don't know about ourselves – let's try to find the answers to these and other questions together.

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What are your thoughts on this subject?
Facinating! I still say yawning is the most contagious things we have!! Just thinking about yawning is making me yawn!!
Jun 6, 2020 7:02PM
Elsy O. Stromberg
David Lumb, Sounds like you need to get some better jokes!
May 30, 2020 2:48PM
Carole Hirth
Excellent answers!
May 30, 2020 10:50AM
David Lumb
Seeing our pet dog yawn makes me also yawn. Mind you I have noticed that my family yawns after I tell a joke!
May 29, 2020 7:39PM
Madi Marven
Yeah!Felicia I think yawning is contagious I've noticed that even when communicating on skype if a person yawns I yawn too!!
May 29, 2020 8:24AM
Thank you for a learning and educational piece. Good job Quiz Folks.
May 28, 2020 11:57PM
Ilias Tsiabardas, DITTO I too survived Malaria in Kenya 3 times. I also shivered after my delivery of my only child, and have no idea why.
May 28, 2020 11:51PM
Jane Russick
I shivered uncontrollably right after labor/delivery (...many years ago, but I remember!) and also after major surgery and when I had a bad flu. BUT also when I was sweaty & cold from exertion in snowy weather.
May 28, 2020 9:51PM
Ilias Tsiabardas
We shiver not only in a cold weather ,but also when we have a very high fever ,i am a survival of Malaria and I know that in first hand experience with
May 28, 2020 9:20PM
Very interesting and I firmly believe yawning is contagious!!!🤗🤗🤗
May 28, 2020 8:36PM
Susan Golebiewski
Very interesting. I knew about most but learned more as to why wr shiver. I never knew it was warmth generated by a rapid tighten & loosening of muscles. Thank you.
May 28, 2020 6:55PM
I found this article interesting and will be passing it along to friends who will also find it interesting. Thanks
May 28, 2020 6:49PM
Don Markusic
Personal opinion it was very informative . I wasn't aware of some of these answers.
May 28, 2020 4:42PM
David Roy
Why do we yawn? Why do we laugh? Why do we cry? Because we've just read another question from Carol Whites.
May 28, 2020 4:31PM

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