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Why do I get really sleepy after I've been crying?

 
 
Reply Sun 17 Jul, 2011 09:43 pm
Hi, I noticed that everytime after I've been crying I get really sleepy and I get awful headaches. Why? Also, why do your eyes get red and puffy? I always look terrible after I've been crying
 
Mame
 
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Reply Sun 17 Jul, 2011 10:05 pm
@GracieGirl,
Because that's just the way it is. If you quit doing it, it'll go away.
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OmSigDAVID
 
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Reply Sat 24 Sep, 2011 01:19 am
@GracieGirl,
Your crying probably drained u of your energy,
as if u had chopped down a big tree, or dug a deep hole.

If u get tired, u wanna rest.





David
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JPB
 
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Reply Sat 24 Sep, 2011 06:34 am
I think David is right. Also, crying allows for a release of pent up emotions. The tension behind them takes a lot of energy to hold on to. Once those tensions are released your body needs to rest to get some strength back. Your were probably exhausted all along and just didn't feel it until you let go of the tension.
Ragman
 
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Reply Sat 24 Sep, 2011 08:19 am
@JPB,
Crying is an amazing release of physical as well as emotional tension. So is yelling. Like a dam that overflows, the release of all that energy can be exhausting and overwhelming. Whatever the event (or series of events) was that caused you to cry, they were storing up for awhile.
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