December 11, 2012
You Can't Get Through This Post Without Itching
Scicurious, Scientific American
I would like to start this post with a challenge. Can you get through this entire post WITHOUT feeling itchy? I know I couldn’t even write the first line. And I’m not alone. Itch is contagious. Watching someone else scratch can make you itch, and you should try to get through a lecture on a skin condition. I wonder how dermatologists can take it.
TAGGED: social behavior, scratching, contagious, itching