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Personality Features and Personality Disorders in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: A Populat


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Max Pemberton who brought us:
‘Why few dare tackle the psychology of ME’ (Daily Telegraph, Sept 24, 2012
as well as an annoying article in 2011, is now quoting this study on Twitter:

Max Pemberton ‏@MaxPemberton
@pccm2 some studies done on personality traits. Nater et al (2010) show increase prevalance of maladaptive personality features ..

Max Pemberton ‏@MaxPemberton
@pccm2 ... particularly neuroticism. Also paranoid, schizoid, avoidant and OCD traits all sig higher.