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They are members of the Laughter Yo Laughter For All – It Can Crack Anyone http://www.laughteryoga.org/english/news/news_details/708 Teena mIller, a Laughter Yoga teacher and cancer survivor, realized that laughter can help anyone; whether they are suffering from post traumatic stress disorder, a bad back or a psychological condition. Even a bitter war veteran can be cracked with laughter. For someone who has survived breast and skin cancer with a huge grin, perhaps teaching others stress reduction via laughter was inevitabl Laugh Your Cares Away With Laughter http://www.laughteryoga.org/english/news/news_details/706 Lainie Diamond a professional mezzo-soprano from New York discovered she had lost her laughter in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. She had fallen into a spectrum of depression and did not know how to get out of it. "I was ready to laugh more," she said. "I think human beings often realize they need to laugh more when things are getting too serious." Diamond soon found a L Laughter Yoga Helps Melbourne's Seniors To Good Mental Health http://www.laughteryoga.org/english/news/news_details/705 Laughter Yoga instructor Carolyn Nicholson gathered a group of 40 seniors for their first Laughter Yoga class in Melbourne. Starting with the chant, and progressing to basic clapping and swaying movements, she led the class into a relaxed and childlike atmosphere. When participants were asked to move around the room and approach one another performing pretend electric-shock handshakes, the laught