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Tickling

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Tickling is the act of touching a part of a body in a way that causes involuntary twitching ... The question as to why a person could not tickle themselves was raised by the Greek philosopher Aristo...

What causes ticklishness? - Ask Doctor K

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Jan 20, 2012 ... I am a very ticklish person. My husband thinks ... To this day, no one has adequately answered the question of what causes it. When discussing ...

Tickle Me Pink: 12 Fun Facts about Tickling - Healthy Living Center ...

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Jul 19, 2011 ... Whether tickling makes you giggle or cringe, we dare you to read the following fascinating facts about tickling without cracking a smile — or ...

Tickle, Tickle: The Science Behind Being Ticklish, And How To ...

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Apr 17, 2015 ... This suggests we can control our response to being tickled, even when someone else is doing the tickling. We can simply place our hands on ...

Researchers discover why we laugh when tickled - and the answer ...

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May 27, 2013 ... 'When you tickle someone, you actually stimulate the unmyelinated ... I hate being tickled, it makes me so angry that I cry, I also can't stand my ...

ELI5: Why are some people "ticklish" and others not? - Reddit

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Feb 16, 2014 ... Someone known to be ticklish tenses up when another goes to tickle ..... Some people are more sensitive - what causes them to feel this way?

Physiology of Tickling - Why do people laugh when they get tickled ...

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... by another person's fingers or by a feather -- they send a message through your ... This technology also revealed why we can't tickle ourselves: The cerebellum, ... governing movement, can predict a self-tickle and alerts the rest of the brain ...

How can I stop being so ticklish? - tickle tickling intimacy | Ask ...

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Get someone to tickle you in a place gently, and see how long you can bear it. ... For me, repeated firm touch is what makes touching bearable.

Why Do We Laugh When We're Tickled? | Mental Floss

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Jul 16, 2014 ... You can't tickle yourself because your brain knows it's coming. .... at some people , you should not wonder if someone beat your strong back.

Ticklish? - Science in Our World: Certainty & Controversy

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Sep 15, 2011 ... Some people are ticklish and others (like myself) are not. ... I mean it would be kind of awkward to go up to someone you don't know so well and start tickling them. ... I find it weird that there really isn't much that causes tickling.

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Why We Are Ticklish (and How to Overcome It) - Lifehacker

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Jan 14, 2015 ... Tickling breaks down into two major types: Knismesis—or the tingling sensation that makes you want to itch ... The armpits, ribs, neck, and inner thigh are all ticklish zones, and ... Have you ever tried to tickle an angry person?

What makes people ticklish? - UCSB Science Line - University of ...

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Scientists suggest that being ticklish is our defense against creepy crawlies like spiders and bugs, a physiological response alerting us to a specific type of threat  ...

Science: Why Are We Ticklish & What Does It Mean? - Bit Rebels

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Apr 30, 2011 ... Tickling and being ticklish is actually way more interesting than I expected. ... react differently to tickling than someone who is not as sensitive.