Title: Some Emotions May Spur Urge to Pick or Pull at Skin, Hair, Nails
Category: Health News
Created: 3/11/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/12/2015 12:00:00 AM
According to research, over half of young Irish people will meet the criteria for a mental health disorder at some point before 25 years of age.
Pulling hair, biting nails, picking skin are not simply 'nervous' habits, a new study finds, suggesting they are instead associated with perfectionism, frustration and boredom.