Laughter really is the best medicine
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Laughter really is the best medicine

Lynn Eaton Editor, Nursing Standard

‘You’re having a laugh,’ I can hear some of my friends say as I describe the concept of laughter therapy to them. Rather like the breathing classes that are currently all the rage, it seems odd to have to teach us something that we think we do naturally.

Nursing Standard. 34, 3, 5-5. doi: 10.7748/ns.34.3.5.s1

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