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Is your personality making you fat a new study from the National Institute on Aging revealed that there is a link between certain traits and emotions and we -- so which emotions.
Are going to pack on the pounds most -- outlook is here with us he's from our medical -- -- of course -- -- outlook.
Good morning to you guys do also these results come from a big study major study from the national institute on aging and they found that certain personality traits make you fatter let's start with.
Anxious anxiety -- that sometimes suppress your appetite or does it heighten your appetite.
Well here's the thing -- is a fifteen year study.
Five decades to find out what many psychiatrist starting new.
Which is that people seek out lipid molecules literally fat molecules because of many.
Mood and anxiety traits that need evening out because -- -- mood stabilizers -- yes.
May be trying.
To have -- moment of calm.
And literally using -- to try to stabilize that feeling of anxiety and they're eating carbohydrates and things that actually give them quick spike -- they feel good for like Allison Allison and anxiously idea -- exactly I.
I like a -- our arms how aggressive people more likely to overeat.
Well here's a thing probably the people who are aggressive and impulsive.
There are more likely to grab for food so that's one factor but again all of these different categories that were.
You know highlighted by the national institute are ones where people are experiencing -- comfort.
They're feeling as though there they are not at even keel.
And fish oil for instance is known to be a mood stabilizer to reduce anxiety.
To potentially increase smooth why because again of these -- molecules in the case of fish oil good ones that -- treat heart healthy.
But people may be region for Fries and ring beings if they still make him I don't know what -- -- ordered to artificially boost their -- bids and try to bring themselves equilibrium listen.
Culturally we know this Santa Claus importantly the grinch.
Thin as a rail.
You won't find many serial killers who were fat other than John Wayne -- they're generally thin as a rail aggressive that he impulsive that he.
These things go with being spent we're about risky behavior -- was also part of this study as well or risk taker -- -- -- then.
Well here here you go risk risk behavior.
You know what when they lowered.
-- -- in this massive heart trial where they tried to reduce.
The one thing that went up the one cause of death that went up violent death.
Why because when you lower lipid levels it looks like people become more risk oriented more impulsive.
And and cynical and impulsive or the other.
We actually have a picture of someone who is cynical -- are wondering.
If he would be prone to overeating can we see what we found that our archives.
Of -- of -- -- that's not the picture I was imagining it's someone who was Senegal.
I was gonna -- Tucker Thatcher because.
Tax -- -- it -- says -- -- cynically that I'm does that mean -- -- I don't know there was a connection between cynicism and eating bat but is there.
Well look I think again that you could almost twice and as many of these categories but the people that you think of his brutal.
Right they may be the ones who are less stable because that I have as much fluidity in their membranes if you will neurological eight.
-- got to roll with the punches so they grit and grind on every little issue.
Then people potentially.
When in fact and and you know if that's your problem you me.
We'll have more this would -- try to ease those feelings away because they're uncomfortable.
I'm just very cynical about dieting that -- -- -- -- -- -- And if I I always tell people be careful when you diet if you feel like you're getting depressed because so many my patient asked him what happened right before -- got depressed.
Maine and say well I mean not that I mean I did lose thirty pounds.
Mood stabilization is linked to these -- molecules we should mention doctor -- get to -- but impulsive that's the number one.
Food personality trait in -- city for food.
I'm really talking about all this later on in about an hour or two on -- show -- doctor thanks so much.
All right thanks for having --
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