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Perfectionism can be Hazardous to Your Health (Sometimes)

By |2016-11-20T07:53:47-05:00July 12th, 2010|Categories: Research|Tags: , , , , |

Perfectionism has been linked to poor physical health and an increased rate of death, according to Dr. Pem Fry. The study followed 450 adults aged 65 and older for 6.5 years. The participants completed an initial questionnaire to assess their level of perfectionism and other personality traits. Participants with high perfectionism scores had a 51% increased [...]

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