Tears and Health

  • Kay Carmichael
  • Jo Campling


The human race has for thousands of years been aware of powerful links between tears and health. Much of the knowledge was and still is intuitive. In myths and dreams tears are seen as magical, turning into flowers, trees and jewels as they fall and bringing heroes back to life. Greek, Roman, Indian, Eskimo, Irish and Scandinavian myths are full of such stories.


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Chapter 8 Pages 138–54

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  • Jo Campling

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