Research into the hypoalgesic effect of swearing has shown that the use of
profanity can help reduce the sensation of pain. This phenomenon is particularly
Recent work by Stephens et al. even shows that swearing is associated with
enhanced pain tolerance. This finding suggests swearing has a cathartic effect, ...
Jan 23, 2013 ... She pepper-sprayed audiences with profanity throughout her ... "We have shown
a kind of intermediate effect with the less severe words," he ...
Kirk Baird. Thursday, Aug. 2, 2001 | 8:33 a.m.. It's not accurate to say swearing is
back; four-letter words never left our vocabulary. It's not entirely true to say ...
Oct 17, 2011 ... Is profanity the equivalent to marijuana — one is considered a gateway to ...
Research • Team may be first to look at effects of profanity on kids.
Indeed, several different learning theories would suggest such effects. For
example, according to the general learning model, exposure to profanity in media
What's Wrong With Swearing? Swearing Imposes a Personal Penalty It gives a
bad impression. It makes you unpleasant to be with. It endangers your ...
Profanity and loud speech have a spiritually negative effect on us, while speaking
softly is spiritually beneficial. Subtle-drawings explain why.
The Effects of Profanity. Profanity is an activity that most people engage in but are
not really aware of as they are doing it. Although a little bit of profanity can be ...
Apr 30, 2015 ... Swearing has become a normal part of society's universal conversation. ... clear
negative and harmful psychological effects, while the isolated ...