May 17, 2016

Health A-Z

Flash Your Teeth: Smiling Reduces Stress

A number of studies have shown how smiling directly affects a person’s mood. It also bears noting how smiling reduces stress levels and slows down the heart rate while in difficult situations. These are a few of the beneficial effects that smiling has on a person. The prevalent belief is that the British smile less compared to Americans—that a random smile while strolling the streets…