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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tickling

Tickling is the act of touching a part of a body in a way that causes involuntary twitching ... This type of tickle, called a knismesis, generally does not produce laughter and ... Other commonly ticklish areas include the underarms, sides of the torso, ... with some people who indicated that they do not enjoy being tickled actually ...

www.reddit.com/r/explainlikeimfive/comments/1y25zb/eli5_why_are_some_people_ticklish_and_others_not

Feb 16, 2014 ... So probably the main reason some people are less ticklish is that they are older, genetically they start with a smaller tickle response, and/or ...

www.wsj.com/articles/why-are-some-people-more-ticklish-than-others-1455560232

Feb 15, 2016 ... Wiggly fingers approaching the armpits can elicit giggles from some people. For others, even a feather caressing the toes will bring about no ...

www.personal.psu.edu/afr3/blogs/SIOW/2011/09/ticklish.html

Sep 15, 2011 ... Some people are ticklish and others (like myself) are not. I have always wondered why that is, so I figured I would take the time to finally look it ...

health.howstuffworks.com/human-body/parts/why-are-some-people-more-ticklish-than-others.htm

Find out why some people are more ticklish than others at HowStuffWorks. ... the body's way of mimicking pleasure – not actually experiencing it [source: Yoon].

www.reference.com/science/people-ticklish-1bdd49a388d828e0

For some people, the physical reflex or reaction to being tickled may not be a pleasurable feeling, so they do not respond with laughter. According to MSN ...

www.foxnews.com/health/2016/02/16/why-are-some-people-more-ticklish-than-others.html

Feb 16, 2016 ... Wiggly fingers approaching the armpits can elicit giggles from some people. ... While some ticklish parts of the body would be vulnerable in battle, .... This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

www.bitrebels.com/lifestyle/science-why-are-we-ticklish-what-does-it-mean

Tickling and being ticklish is actually way more interesting than I expected. ... have discovered that not only is it a neurological response to some forms of touch , ... Some people who are very sensitive to touch might react differently to tickling  ...

lifehacker.com/why-we-are-ticklish-and-how-to-overcome-it-1679545254

Jan 14, 2015 ... But what can you do to not be so ticklish? Some people can hardly be touched without experiencing Gargalesis, but it all comes down to mind ...

www.quora.com/Why-dont-some-people-tickle

I am one of the few people who don't feel ticklish. ... this is with respect to someone else trying to tickle the person and definitely not referring to self tickling.