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Is crying cathartic? The idea that crying is a cathartic experience, leading to relief from distress, has deep roots. However, empirical evidence for catharsis after crying is mixed. What is the difference between a laxative and a cathartic? Laxatives and cathartics are medications that increase the passage of stool. Laxatives [...]