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Scientists have discovered that uttering swear words can help to lessen the feeling of physical pain. The study by researchers at Keele University found that volunteers were able to withstand pain for longer when they swore compared to when they used words which were not offensive.
Originally posted by dizziedame
I don't normally use swear words.
But, when I get hurt those bad words just fly out of my mouth. And they are the most despicable swear words I know.
And to top it off, I emit a deep scream through my teeth.