How Grief Works

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Is 'hangry' a real emotion?

Is 'hangry' a real emotion?

Hanger is a cross between hunger and anger, and it's real alright. Learn more about hanger, what causes it and how you can stop it at HowStuffWorks.

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Kersting, Karen. "A New Approach to Complicated Grief." APA Online. Nov 2004.

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