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Cognition and Emotion: “Crying and Mood Change.”
Experimental Eye Research: “Antimicrobial Compounds in Tears.”
Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology: “When is Crying Cathartic? An International Study.”
Mayo Clinic: “Blocked Tear Duct.”
Science: “Human Tears Contain a Chemosignal.”
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American Psychological Association: “Why We Cry.”
Social Behavior and Personality: “Individual Differences in Adult Crying: the Role of Attachment Styles.”
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