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Why do humans get "goosebumps" when they are cold, or under ...

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Sep 1, 2003 ... Why do humans get "goosebumps" when they are cold, or under other ... The contraction also causes the hair to stand up whenever the body ...

Goose Bumps - Skin Problems Center: Medical Information on Skin ...

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Goose bumps are a temporary local change in the skin. ... The nerve discharge causes contraction of little muscles called the arrectores pilorum (the hair erector  ...

What Is Your Body Telling You When You Get Goose Bumps ...

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Aug 16, 2013 ... This causes the skin around each hair to stand out, resembling the skin of a plucked bird, hence the name "goosebumps." Exposure to cold ...

Why People Get Goose Bumps - Today I Found Out

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Jan 14, 2011 ... Today I found out why you get goose bumps when it's cold or as ... This discharge causes contraction of the hair erector muscles (arrector pili).

Why Do You Get Goose Bumps? | Wonderopolis

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They're called goose bumps because, when you have them, your skin looks like ... This might help to scare away potential enemies that may have caused the ...

Abnormal Goosebumps (Cutis Anserina) Causes | Healthhype.com

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It can be considered as a symptom of some disease. Goosebumps have derived its name from the tiny bumps that form on the skin of a goose when its feathers ...

What Causes Goose Bumps? - Kids Discover

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Feb 28, 2014 ... Goose bumps can temporarily rise up on parts of your body when you feel a blast of cold air or hear a scary noise coming from outside the ...

Why Do You Get Goose Bumps? | 12 Health Mysteries Explained ...

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Causes for GooseBumps, the Chills, Chill Bumps, Night Chills ...

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The chills, goosebumps and shivering is one of your body's automatic insulating responses to a cold environment, to prevent hypothermia. However, a “core ...

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What Causes Goose Bumps? - Live Science

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Dec 18, 2012 ... Like sneezing, goose bumps (also known as the pilomotor reflex) represent one of your body's automatic responses, meant to increase your ...

Got Goosebumps? Why Stress Responses Can Cause Your Hair To ...

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Apr 9, 2015 ... Goosebumps and your hair standing on end are sibling responses, caused by fear, low temperatures, stress, or other extreme emotions or ...

Cause of Skin Goosebumps | LIVESTRONG.COM

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Jan 11, 2016 ... Many instances of goosebumps are experienced in the presence of cold temperatures. The stimulus of cold surroundings causes the tiny ...