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10 Weird Things You Didn’t Know Your Body Can Do

Emotional pain can cause physical pain.

While heartbreak is an emotional experience, our body actually feels it. As Ethan Kross of the University of Michigan’s Emotion & Self Control Lab tells The Washington Post, “A social rejection hijacks the part of our brain that signals pain to say, ‘Hey, this is a really serious situation,’ because just like physical pain, the consequences could be there.” It’s a physical response that is alerting us to avoid that kind of emotional pain.

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