personality types

Know your diet personality type to cut your flab


April 18th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 18 (ANI): Wondering how to lose weight after eating calorie-laden food? Help is at hand.A new research from WeightWatchers UK has revealed that there are seven diet personality types and ... Read more...

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Dogs ‘likelier to bond better with male owners than female’


April 8th, 2011 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 8 (ANI): A pilot study about human-canine interactions has found that dogs owned by men, especially neurotic men, approach their owners more often than dogs of female owners.The findings ... Read more...

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Giant pouched rats could be potential bomb detectors: African Army


March 16th, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.16 (ANI): The African Army Research Office has paid an Oklahoma State University's Zoology professor to study the African giant pouched rat to detect its ability to find bombs. The animal ... Read more...

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Females become addicted to cocaine more easily


March 11th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): Females become addicted to cocaine more easily than males and find it harder to give up, according to a new study on rats.The research showed that the motivation ... Read more...

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Females get addicted to cocaine more easily


March 11th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 11 (IANS) Females become addicted to cocaine more easily than males and find it harder to give up. New research reinforcing this position showed that female rats ... Read more...

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Choice of smartphone apps helps define your computing style


February 20th, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Fen 20 (ANI): The applications you add to your smartphone can define your computing style, suggests a new study.The applications you choose can label you as a specific "appitypes," said Trevor ... Read more...

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Aniston feels she should have been a party planner


January 19th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 19 (IANS) Jennifer Aniston thinks she should have been a party planner as she has been organising successful parties for her friends for the past 15 years.The 41-year-old claims ... Read more...

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Personality traits affect quality of life following breast reconstruction


January 4th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 4 (ANI): Scientists have discovered that certain personality traits are linked to higher quality-of-life scores in breast cancer patients, who undergo breast reconstruction after mastectomy.Dr. Silvio Bellino and colleagues of ... Read more...

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Personality disorders raise risk of ulcers


October 3rd, 2010 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 3 (IANS) Those with a personality disorder are up to five times more likely to develop stomach ulcers, a study suggests."Manifestations of peptic ulcer disease are influenced by mind-body interactions," ... Read more...

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Personality can tell who’s more likely to cheat


September 8th, 2010 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 8 (ANI): A couple of studies have established a link between psychopathy and cheating habit in students.It has found that students who cheat are more likely to fit the profile ... Read more...

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Personality types in male and female domestic violence perpetrators are similar


August 11th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 11 (ANI): There exist stark similarities between personalities of male and females who indulge in domestic violence, found a new study.The new study provides a better picture of the roles ... Read more...

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Inside the mind of a suicide bomber


July 21st, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 21 (ANI): Ariel Merari is a psychologist who has spoken to suicide bombers and those who organise their attacks, and found they are very different kinds of people.According to Merari, ... Read more...

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Your brain structure determines personality


June 23rd, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 23 (IANS) Your personality is related to the size of different parts of brains, says a study. Colin DeYoung at the University of Minnesota (UM) and colleagues wanted to find out ... Read more...

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Do organic labels on snacks tempt you to overeat?


April 30th, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 30 (IANS) Organic labels on snacks appear to make people think that they have a lot less calories than they actually do, a study suggests. The study showed that people, who ... Read more...

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Vacuuming gives an insight into a person’s sexual prowess!


April 8th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 8 (ANI): Vacuuming can reveal our true personalities - even giving an insight into sexual prowess.That's what a leading psychologist says.If someone wants to know how some other person performs ... Read more...

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Being too optimistic could harm weight loss efforts


September 25th, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 25 (ANI): Being too optimistic or self-oriented might stop you from losing weight, finds a new study.The researchers from Doshisha University, Japan have found that personality traits have a significant ... Read more...

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Not just women, men too get moody


August 11th, 2009 - 10:18 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) For ages, women have always been accused of having mood swings, but with increasing stress levels, men too are displaying erratic behaviour and admit as much. "I am ... Read more...

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You are where you live


April 19th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 19 (ANI): You're where you live, says a new study, which found that regional differences in personality types are becoming amplified.Researchers at Cambridge University say that people are moving to ... Read more...

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Like humans, animals too have personalities


October 14th, 2008 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 14 (ANI): It''s not just humans who have personalities that distinguish them from their friends and family, for the animal kingdom too follows the same path, says a new ... Read more...

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”Opposites may attract” but it doesnt last a lifetime


October 9th, 2008 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 9 (ANI): Whoever said opposites attract might have to eat his own words, for a survey from a match-making website has claimed that initial spark of attraction soon fades ... Read more...

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Your personality governs your migratory preference


September 25th, 2008 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 25 (ANI): Your address can reveal a lot about your personality, according to a new study, which suggests that specific areas attract particular personality types. The study, by Markus Jokela ... Read more...

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‘There are nine types of alcohol drinkers’


September 17th, 2008 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 17 (IANS)Are there different types of alcohol drinkers? We probably know of two - normal drinkers and alcoholics. Britain's health officials now tell us there are nine of them.The department ... Read more...

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Heres why soccer moms and dads go nuts on the sidelines


June 15th, 2008 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 15 (ANI): Parents cheering their kids during a school football game is a common sight, but there are times when folks turn too wild and aggressive that they end ... Read more...

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Childhood personality can predict timings of key transitions in emerging adulthood


March 22nd, 2008 - 1:23 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 22 (ANI): Childhood personality type can predict the timing of key transitional events while moving into adulthood, according to a new study.These transitional events, according to the team, include ... Read more...

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Distance learning doesnt benefit everyone


February 27th, 2008 - 1:35 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): Online courses may be very popular among busy adults, but not everyone can successfully learn through them, says a new study.The study was conduced by Shawna L. Strickland, ... Read more...

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