Originally Posted by inavalan
On the other hand, when you lie of being sick in order not to go to work (not the situation you described above), quite often, because of your attention focus given to sickness, you can actually get sick.
I haven't called in sick to work in over 7 years. We just joke about it because of how silly it would sound to the manager. Before reading this thread today I didn't know you even could hypnotize yourself.