HEALTHY LIVING
07/03/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated Nov 17, 2011

Why Blushing Can Be Beneficial

People who become severely anxious in social situations often swear that the blush itself is the source of their problems, not a symptom. Doctors may even perform surgery severing a portion of the sympathetic nerve chain, which runs down the back to take the red out.

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