Tears that speak

Levoy, G.
July 1988
Psychology Today;Jul/Aug88, Vol. 22 Issue 7/8, p8
According to William Frey, a biochemist and director of the Dry Eye and Tear Research Center in Minneapolis, when people use the term `to cry it out,' this may be quite literally what their bodies do when they cry. Discusses Frey's research that shows that crying allows people to remove, in their tears, chemicals that build up during emotional stress.


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