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What are the characteristics of a Type C personality?

Sudeepta Varma, MD
Psychiatry
Type C personalities tend to be very accommodating, passive and bookish; they avoid conflict, bottle emotion and act as people-pleasers. Watch psychiatrist Sudeepta Varma, MD, explain the characteristics and health risks of the Type C personality.

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