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Hugging Yourself Reduces Physical Pain - Psychology Today (article link)

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New study says crossing your arms confuses your brain to relieve your pain.

Cheaper than a massage, and fewer side effects than popping pills: A new study reports that crossing your arms can significantly relieve pain.


http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-science-willpower/201105/hugging-yourself-reduces-physical-pain