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7 Reasons Why Crying Is Good for You - DivineCaroline | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Tears are just one of many miracles we taken them for granted every day. Here are seven ways tears heal us physiologically, psychologically, and spiri...

Cry Me a River: Why Letting It All Out Is So Good For You

DivineCaroline | Meghan Krein | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

A lot of times relationships invoke tears ... or weeping (really, who hasn't cried themselves to sleep?). But somewhere along the way society has equa...

Women Cry For 16 Months Of Their Lives, Study Says

Telegraph | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Researchers found that between birth and the age of 78 a woman will cry for more than 12,000 hours, for reasons including hunger as a baby to falling ...

Writing Your Own Obituary

Jan Phillips | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jan Phillips

We should give some thought to death, particularly our own. It helps us clarify what's really important.

Tears Demystified: Why Humans Cry

DivineCaroline | Allison Ford | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Crying is an emotional reaction that's completely unique to humans. Our capacity for complex thoughts and feelings means that we can cry whether we're...

Men's Tears, Women's Tears and Crocodile Tears

Carine Fabius | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Carine Fabius

If a woman in a position of power cries in public, she's either weak or being manipulative. If a man in power cries, it's because he's man enough to let his tears show.

My Child, the Chupacabra

Suz Redfearn | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Suz Redfearn

We tried to understand, to reason with Eve, but half the time what she was campaigning for with her roaring and writhing didn't even make sense.

The Corporate Freshman: Big Employees Don't Cry

Alexandra Levit | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alexandra Levit

No matter what your job or situation, having a bonefied meltdown at work diminishes your credibility and intrudes on your reputation.

What Exactly Is Crying Good For? | BENEDICT CAREY | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Now, some researchers say that the common psychological wisdom about crying -- crying as a healthy catharsis -- is incomplete and misleading. Having a...

What Makes You Cry... Besides the Obama Inauguration?

Rob Kall | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rob Kall

I've been thinking about the tears of joy, that feeling of choking up, the chill up the back of the neck, of sympathy and empathy, for a few decades.

The Tunnel of Doom on 3rd Street

Keely Field | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Keely Field

I was one of the thousands of purple ticket holders who survived "The Tunnel of Doom on 3rd Street," as it's known to those of us who suffered through the most disappointing day of our lives.

Crying for Obama

Ellen C. Caldwell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Ellen C. Caldwell

We are crying because grandmas who were born into segregation and fought for the right to vote not just as women, but also as black Americans voted for our next president.

On Barack Obama: To Dream a Little

Dan Agin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dan Agin

Even now, after a pail of ice water has been dumped on his head, Bush is doing his utmost to govern for the few by destroying as many protective regulations as he can.

When Women In Power Cry

Times Of London | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

To cry or not to cry: that is the question. Whether or not Hillary Clinton actually shed any tears when things looked bad in New Hampshire, she certai...

Why Men Can Cry And Women Can't

AP | JOCELYN NOVECK | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

"Please, please, please, just give the dog back," Ellen DeGeneres wept on national TV last week. It was a moment that quickly established itself in th...