Most people think that crying is a negative emotion and that is not helping anybody. Society claims that crying is weakness and people should control their emotions. That is why we often try to hold back our anger and hide our real feelings from others.

However, it turns out that society was wrong. Scientists found out that crying is healthy, as it helps recover faster, relieve stress levels, normalize emotional state and become more positive.

Experts are looking the right answer for years: Why crying is healthy for you? It turns out that crying switches unique reactions in the human body. Health experts believe that people shouldn't handle their worries and problems on their own. They shouldn't hide their feelings and control emotions.

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In this article, we would like to show you several reasons why crying might be healthy for you. Are you interested? Scroll down to read about it right now. When you complete reading this article, you will change your opinion about crying!

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#1. It flushes toxins out of your body.

#2. It may normalize high blood pressure.

#3. It may help you relax after stress and find a balance.

#4. It affects your physical health — relieves muscle tension, reduces pain and prevent the development of chronic diseases.

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#5. Your body recovers from stress faster and you become more positive.

#6. “Tears of happiness” relax your body, relieve anxiety and lift your mood.

#7. It may decrease cortisol levels and reduce stress.

#8. It may prolong your life and slow down aging.

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Although, most commonly, crying is caused by pain, misery and unpleasant situations, we cannot deny that this psycho-emotional process is very beneficial for our health, as it may help prevent chronic diseases, improve our mental health and become stronger.

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What do you think about this article? Is crying healthy or not according to your opinion? Is crying can help you overcome difficulties? Have you ever cried with happiness?

Take just a few minutes out of each day to bring yourself to a state of calm and wellness and balance your life using a combination of guided meditations and mindfulness techniques. The techniques are a simple, practical relaxation method for anyone.

Try now BetterMe: Meditation

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The BetterMe Team wants you and those close to you to live a healthy, happy life! Your health is a valuable thing; look after your body and your mind so that you can live your life to the fullest – Remember you only get one!

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