neuroticism

More is less when it falls below expectation


June 10th, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 10 (IANS) Getting more money may not make you happier, especially if you are a neurotic, as a salary hike may be viewed as a failure if it ... Read more...

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We pay closer attention to people we think are more attractive: Study


December 22nd, 2010 - 11:50 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 22 (ANI): If you were meeting two people, one of whom was very attractive and the other, so-so, you would tend to pay more attention to the better looking person, ... Read more...

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Frequent sex can save an unhappy marriage: Study


December 10th, 2010 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10 (ANI): An American research has suggested that regular sex can be a relationship saver for neurotic couples.The highly neurotic, who tend to be moody, irritable and easily upset, have ... Read more...

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Frequent sex makes neurotic newlyweds happy


December 9th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 9 (IANS) People who are neurotic often find it hard to manage their relationships. But if neurotic newlyweds have frequent sex, their marital satisfaction is every bit as high as ... Read more...

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Frequent sex ‘protects’ neurotic people’s marital happiness


December 8th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 8 (ANI): People who are neurotic are less satisfied in romance and relationships, and when they get married they are more likely to divorce. But a new study has revealed ... Read more...

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Why does music chill and thrill some people?


December 8th, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 8 (IANS) Most people feel chills and shivers in response to music that thrills them, but some people hardly feel them at all.People who are particularly open to new ... Read more...

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Fond childhood memories of dads make sons more stable


August 13th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 13 (IANS) Fond childhood memories of their fathers help sons cope better with daily stress and become more emotionally stable. "Most studies on parenting focus on the relationship with the mother. ... Read more...

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Personality can influence fertility, says research


June 9th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 9 (IANS) The personality traits of men and women can influence their reproductive success, a new research by the University of Sheffield has found. The study found that women with ... Read more...

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Anti-depressants can alter personality too


December 15th, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 15 (IANS) A class of anti-depressants known as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI) can alter one's personality besides improving the mood, according to a new study. The findings, based on a ... Read more...

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Antidepressants could alter personality while relieving symptoms


December 8th, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 8 (ANI): People who take medication to treat depression may experience changes in their personality despite alleviating depressive symptoms, according to a new study.Two personality traits, neuroticism and extraversion, have ... Read more...

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Facebookers’ profiles capture true personality


December 2nd, 2009 - 12:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): People use online social networks such as Facebook to express and communicate real personality, instead of an idealized virtual identity, says a new research.Psychologist Sam Gosling at ... Read more...

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Depressed people tend to over-report physical symptoms


October 29th, 2009 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 29 (ANI): People who are depressed tend to recall more physical symptoms such as aches and pains than they actually experience, say researchers.The study from University of Iowa College of ... Read more...

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Personality traits associated with chronic worrying can lead to early death


August 19th, 2009 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 19 (ANI): Too much worry and stress can lead to early death, at least in part, as people are more likely to engage in unhealthy behaviours, such as smoking, say ... Read more...

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Chronic worrying can hasten death, warns study


August 19th, 2009 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 19 (IANS) Chronic worrying can hasten death because it is more likely to promote unhealthy behaviours like smoking, warns a new study. Chronic worrying, anxiety and vulnerability to depression are key ... Read more...

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Study confirms bosses are more disagreeable than their staff


June 9th, 2009 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 9 (ANI): A new study by researchers at the University of Western Sydney has confirmed that bosses are actually more disagreeable than their staff.In their study paper, the researchers say ... Read more...

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Conscientious spouse is good for your health


April 29th, 2009 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 29 (IANS) Having a conscientious spouse who tends to household chores without being told may also be good for your health, a new study has found. The study involving adults aged ... Read more...

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Conscientious, neurotic mates can improve one’s health


April 29th, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 29 (ANI): Looking for a partner? Well, then go for a mate who is conscientious and, perhaps, also neurotic, suggests a new study.Researchers report that having a conscientious partner may ... Read more...

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New personality test can tell whether you are fit to be US President


October 25th, 2008 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 25 (ANI): In the run up to the presidential election in the United States, a research team has come up with a personality test that can help find out ... Read more...

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