Over the weekend, the Providence Journal reprinted an article by two doctors, Kay Judge and Maxine Barish-Wreden, on how we can help prevent or minimize the effects of colds. Two of the recommendations are increasing exercise and laughter.
Here are some books, audios and videos that may help you ward off that winter cold:
For exercise, check out my blog on Wii Fit for a clickable link to resources in our catalog.
British TV’s series are in a comedy class by themselves: As Time Goes By, Mapp and Lucia, Jeeves and Wooster, Vicar of Dibley. You can also try some of these series in books: Mapp and Lucia and Jeeves.
Modern Times (1936)
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
Some Like It Hot (1959)
Top Hat (1935)
Time Bandits (1981)
Christmas Story, A (1983)
Court Jester, The (1956)
Truman Show, The (1998)
Duck Soup – (1933)
Monty Python and the Holy Grail – (1975)
Airplane! – (1980)
Blazing Saddles – (1974)
What’s Up, Doc? – (1972)
National Lampoon’s Animal House – (1978)
A Night At The Opera – (1935)
The Odd Couple – (1968)
Princess Bride – (1987)