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On Call with Dr. Kumar: Breaking down the science behind a good Halloween scare - CBS New York

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HealthOctober 30, 2023 / 7:39 AM/ CBS New YorkNEW YORK -- Halloween is here again, which means it's time for ghouls, ghosts and good fun.But Hallows Eve isn't all about costumes and candy, there is also some science to the scare.Dr.Nidhi Kumar is On Call for CBS New York to explain why some sights and sounds get our hearts racing.We asked whether getting a little scared, like visiting a haunted house or watching a scary movie, can actually be good for your health. She also talked about seeing ghosts and other paranormal experiences.Watch her full interview above for more insight.In:HalloweenCBS New York TeamThe CBS New York team is a group of experienced journalists who bring you the content on CBSNewYork.com.TwitterFacebookInstagramThanks for reading CBS NEWS.Create your free account or log infor more features.Please enter email address to continuePlease enter valid email address to continue

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