People vary in how sensitive they are to tickling. Some people are only ticklish sometimes, while others are not ticklish at all. Scientists have discussed the tickle response for hundreds of years, yet researchers are only just beginning to understand why some people are ticklish, and what purpose this strange response might serve. Researchers do not fully understand why people are ticklish and what evolutionary benefit tickling might offer, although there are several possible explanations. Some people believe that the tickle response might be protective. The most ticklish bpdy parts are also the most vulnerable, such as the abdomen and throat. An automatic reflex-like response to push away the cause of the tickle could help protect these sensitive areas. Tickling may be a reflexive response.
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Some people feel unbearable discomfort when the soles of their feet are brushed during a pedicure. Your sensitivity level to tickling is known as the tickle response. Scientists have analyzed the tickle response in feet and in other parts of the body, but continue to wonder what purpose being ticklish serves. The feet are a very sensitive part of the body, and contain around 8, nerve endings. These nerve endings hold receptors for both touch and pain responses. Some of these nerve endings are very close to the skin. That is one of the reasons why feet are ticklish in some people.
Have you ever tip-toed through the tulips? If so, the tulips probably tickled your toe tips! If you've ever had someone run a feather or fingertip across the bottom of your foot, you know how incredibly ticklish your feet can be. But why is that? Along with your underarms, your feet are two of the most ticklish spots on your body. Scientists who have studied tickling will tell you that the areas of your body that are the most ticklish are usually also the most sensitive. These sensitive areas of your body act as a defense mechanism to help protect you from injury.
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