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Latest Personality traits Stories

Personality Impacts On Mental Health, Longevity And Decision-Making
2013-01-20 05:53:34

In addition to making individuals more outgoing or sociable, extraversion also makes people more likely to favor immediate rewards over delayed gratification – even if waiting means that the ultimate reward will be larger.

Personality Traits May Not Be Universal
2013-01-11 07:13:45

The field of psychology has long adhered to an elegant theory of personality structure known the five-factor-model (FFM). The theory is built around five core personality traits known as the “Big Five” that are believed to be universal features of human psychology.

2013-01-03 15:21:58

Five personality traits widely thought to be universal across cultures might not be.

Neuroticism May Be Good For You
2012-12-29 10:14:16

New research from one US university hospital suggests high levels of neuroticism could actually be good for a person's well-being.

Gorillas Who Are Extraverted Live Longer
2012-12-06 05:19:25

By observing and collecting data for 18 years on 298 gorillas in North American zoos and sanctuaries, an international team of scientists has examined the role of personality.

Marriage Threatened By Personality Traits
2012-11-13 14:31:18

While communication can be challenging for any individuals who are intimate with one another, a specific personality trait has been shown to be a further impediment to open communication between spouses or loved ones.

2012-06-11 10:43:39

New research from the University of Warwick suggests getting more money may not make you happier, especially if you are neurotic.

2012-05-31 12:39:25

Married people may be happier in the long run than those who aren't married.

2012-04-30 19:39:28

"Love thy neighbor" is preached from many a pulpit.

2012-02-17 11:11:05

It’s no secret that battlefield trauma can leave veterans with deep emotional scars that impact their ability to function in civilian life.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.