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The Best and Worst Places to Cry in New York City

Kerry O'Brien | Posted 03.11.2014 | Comedy
Kerry O'Brien

I randomly ducked into the Bank of America for a place to cry today and I am very happy I did. The ATM line was luckily very long so I hopped in and cried until it was my turn to use the machine (about 6 minutes). A very average, basic, no-frills, in and out place to cry.

A New Perspective on Crying

Dwayne J. Clark | Posted 04.07.2014 | Fifty
Dwayne J. Clark

Well, I am here to tell you real men do cry. All these voices from my past have broken ideas of what real men are.

For the Love of My Sister

Robin Korth | Posted 03.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Robin Korth

My sister Laurie was a year and a half older than me and always two years ahead of me in school. She was also my best friend and "almost twin." In our...

Could This Be The Answer To Preventing Colic?

Posted 01.25.2014 | Parents

By: By Rachael Rettner, Senior Writer Published: 01/13/2014 04:20 PM EST on LiveScience Providing probiotics, or "good bacteria," to healthy inf...

13 Things You Probably Don't Know About Tears

The Huffington Post | Laura Schocker | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living

Crying. Sobbing. Blubbering. Whatever you call it, from the time we're babies, we all do it. And, while many animals shed tears, emotional tears se...

26 Ridiculous Reasons I've Cried Since Having A Baby

Jen Simon | Posted 03.11.2014 | Parents
Jen Simon

After my second child was born, I couldn't deny that I had become what I previously thought was merely a sitcom-created mothering myth: a post-partum crier.

There's No Crying for Cancer Caregivers

Stephanie Sliekers | Posted 02.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Stephanie Sliekers

Almost immediately after I got the news, I made it crystal clear to my family that they were not to shed a tear -- at least not with me in the room. In reflecting on these questions, three examples of when my one and only rule was broken come to mind.

The Breakup Email Template

Vana Dabney | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Vana Dabney

"We actually broke up." This is the inevitable response you will have to give for weeks, months, possibly even years after you and your significant other part ways.

All Kinds of Feelings: A Child's Emotional Literacy

Betsy Brown Braun | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Betsy Brown Braun

Teaching children about their feelings -- to recognize them, to name them, to express them appropriately -- is an important part of being a parent.

This Amazing Commercial From Thailand Will Make You Cry

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 09.16.2013 | World

Have a box of tissues ready before watching this incredible advertisement from Thai communication provider TrueMove H. The three-minute segment warmed...

Why Does Extra Gum Want Everyone To Cry?!

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 09.12.2013 | Good News

We may need a moment before writing this post. Seriously, what are you trying to do to us here, Extra gum? We began watching this commercial out of mi...

Whiny Parents: College Drop-Off Is Not About You

Valerie Frankel | Posted 10.26.2013 | Parents
Valerie Frankel

Absolutely, this stage of life is hard for us. Yes, we'll miss our kids. Undoubtedly, we're getting older and confronting our fear of death. But college drop-off is their big moment.

The Secret To Taming Toddler Tantrums Is Simpler Than You Think

Posted 08.23.2013 | Parents

You want your toddler to stop crying. You also want her to learn her animals. Put that together and what do you get? An almost foolproof method for ca...

WATCH: Gerard Piqué Makes Little Boy Cry... In A Good Way

Posted 08.22.2013 | Good News

What may have only been a dirty training shirt for Barcelona soccer player Gerard Piqué meant much more for one lucky little fan. Following an in...

Hallelujah! Dad Soothes Crying Baby With A Ukulele

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 08.16.2013 | Parents

If there is one thing parents everywhere understand, it's the multitude of trial-and-error methods one will use to try and soothe a crying baby. H...

The Other Night I Cried My Eyes Out

Stephenie Zamora | Posted 08.28.2013 | Healthy Living
Stephenie Zamora

You see, the thing about living a life centered around joy, passion and fulfillment is that it involves tears. It involves pain and suffering because like you, I'm human. Suffering in this life is unavoidable.

Here Come the Water-Works: (Un)professional Tears

Sarah Juliet Lauro | Posted 08.24.2013 | College
Sarah Juliet Lauro

As a physical expansion in which the self overflows its borders; crying is an act of resistance against the boundaries that cannot be crossed. (Language, what a feeble bridge!)

Why We Cry

Martha Pasternack | Posted 08.03.2013 | Healthy Living
Martha Pasternack

In my own experience, both professionally and personally, crying is one of the body's ways to bring itself back to balance. It is not necessarily a sign of weakness or even sadness. Infants cry to communicate with their universe. New mothers cry... a lot. And so do the rest of us.

Life Lessons From Tears and Tantrums

Toni Nagy | Posted 07.22.2013 | Parents
Toni Nagy

As adults, we become aware of how our emotional fluctuations impact others, but my toddler doesn't give a care that her moods might stress me out. Her main concern is making it known that she wants her sparkly shoes and not her red ones

Why I Need A Good Cry

Amy Ruhlin | Posted 07.20.2013 | Fifty
Amy Ruhlin

My son will graduate from high school next week. He is moving on: to college, to independence, to a life without me. I am happy for him. And I can honestly say that I am ready.

WATCH: What Happens When You Cry In Space?

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 04.11.2013 | Science

In space, no one can hear you scream -- at least that's how Hollywood promoted the 1979 blockbuster "Alien." But what happens if you cry in space? In ...

17 Times When Crying Is The Best Thing You Can Do

Posted 04.09.2013 | OWN

By Candace Braun Davison Life's letdowns don't faze us 97.5 percent of the time, but in those maddening instances when deep breathing and calm nego...

What To Do When Your Baby Cries

Susan Brink | Posted 05.20.2013 | Parents
Susan Brink

What do we do after we've diapered, fed, swaddled, cuddled, rocked, sung, de-swaddled, re-diapered, bounced, swung and walked the floor? What do we do if we've emptied our entire bag of infant-calming tricks and nothing works?

Confessions Of A Chronic Crier

Posted 03.13.2013 | OWN

By Taffy Brodesser-Akner Tired of being called hysterical, unstable, even manipulative, Taffy Brodesser-Akner sets out to cure a lifelong habit...

Crying Is No Laughing Matter

Michael Trimble | Posted 04.30.2013 | Science
Michael Trimble

The ability to respond to the tears of another is linked with empathy, and the tear is the basis of a human morality founded on compassion.