Can laughter therapy help fight cancer?

May be. It is not likely to change the course of disease but would improve the quality of life of the patient.

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Can laughter therapy help fight a cancer or does it just make you laugh?

Quality of life. Laugher makes a person feel better and is important for a sense of well being. It is not likely to change the course of an illness, including cancer. Read more...
Subtle changes. Laughter, smiling, a positive attitude and all forms of enjoyment cause slight subtle changes in body chemistry which can help healing, but alone are certainly not enough to change the outcome of a major illness such as cancer. (similarly, bad attitude alone does not cause disease.) but each of these tiny changes gives us a little boost to help immune system and help tolerate difficult treatments. Read more...

Can laughter therapy help against cancer? Heard something about gilda radner.

Make the mood better. Laugh can always make everything brighter and makes you feel better- as long as you laugh appropriately. It may affect your mood in a way that keep your attitude more positve when dealing with cancer. It does not do anything however to the natural history of the cancer itself. It will not make it smaller, and definitely will not make the cancer go away without receiving specific cancer treatment. Read more...
Will not hurt. Not sure if it will affect the course of cancer, but will improve the quality of life. Read more...