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Genetics of Personality

In this article, the findings from behavioral genetic studies of personality are summarized, including twin and adoption studies estimating heritability as well as molecular genetic studies of candidate genes and genome-wide association studies. Studies of biological markers and other personality correlates are … Continue reading

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The Personality Disorder Linked To Social Media Use

The modern way to develop a personality disorder. Posting too many pictures to social media can turn you into a narcissist, new research reveals. People posting pictures heavily to social media became 25% more narcissistic in the four months of the study. The … Continue reading

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Personality traits ‘contagious’ among children

When preschoolers spend time around one another, they tend to take on each others’ personalities, indicates a new study. The study, published online in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, suggests personality is shaped by the environment and not just … Continue reading

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