Tears Of Joy Is Male Phenomenon

Tears Of Joy Are Male Phenomenon| PakistanTribe.com

Tears Of Joy Are Male Phenomenon| PakistanTribe.comNETHERLANDS – Women are known for being weepier but it seems that men are more likely to cry tears of joy.

Women cry up to four times more than men, according to Professor Ad Vingerhoets, a leading authority on crying.
However men let the tears flow more when they experience something positive e.g when their sports team wins an important match, a study revealed.

Professor Vingerhoets has said that the most common reason for crying among women was a feeling of powerlessness, rather than the sadness.

He told to local media: ‘Overall, men and women cry over the same major things, like the death of a loved-one, romantic break-ups, and homesickness.

‘However, women also tend to cry over more mundane things like conflicts, criticism, and a computer crash.’

But he went on to say: ‘Remarkably, men tend to cry more often in reaction to positive events.’

He further said that cultural reason is a major cause of this phenomenon because if men would cry when they feel helpless it will consider as a sign of weakness.

In a study, 5,000 people were asked how likely they were to cry in different situations.

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