Why do we wake up stiff in the mornings? Scientists discover the answerAugust 8, 2016 Tim WorstallScience9 CommentsAmazingly, no, it’s not. Science doesn’t say it’s so you can send the girlfriend off to work with a smile on her face. previousPhilip and PhillipnextWell, yes 9 thoughts on “Why do we wake up stiff in the mornings? Scientists discover the answer” Hallowed Be August 8, 2016 at 7:19 am more research required. Machiavelli August 8, 2016 at 7:53 am Any truth in the rumour that the Telegraph is going to be rebranded as Titbits? Tim Newman August 8, 2016 at 8:28 am I don’t know if it is a sign of my age, but every time I see a “Scientists have discovered why XYZ” story, XYZ is something that has been understood since at least I was a kid. Chris Miller August 8, 2016 at 8:33 am The Science News Cycle (according to PhD Comics) Theophrastus August 8, 2016 at 8:44 am Thanks for that, Chris M. Pogo August 8, 2016 at 9:15 am I’ve noticed with advancing years that when I wake up in the morning the only bit of me that isn’t stiff is the bit that ought to be! 🙂 Rob August 8, 2016 at 10:52 am I wake up stiff in the morning because I played cricket the day before. Charlie Suet August 8, 2016 at 11:23 am Tim Newman – that or it’s a result that no further study will come close to replicating. Henry Crun August 8, 2016 at 1:00 pm Rob, getting bowled middle and leg will do that to you. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.