Scientists from the UK and the US have found that high intelligence may be associated with the risk of developing bipolar disorder. According to their study
Of course, high intelligence is just one of the risk factors. As the authors note, the cause of bipolar disorder may be heredity, severe childhood, stress or drug abuse.
Nevertheless, the connection of the mind with mental disorders is confirmed by other data. So, it was found
Liberalism and atheism
Evolutionary psychologist Satoshi Kanazawa has come to the conclusion that people who hold liberal and atheistic views have a higher intellect.
Similar to the previous paragraph, Kanazawa suggested that smarter people would have a different mode of the day than the established evolution. That is, if our ancestors tried to make the most of daylight hours and went to bed at nightfall, now the owners of a high I.I. tend to neglect this habit.
Love for Solitude
And one more discovery
There's another explanation.
The bottom line is that smart people just better recognize those who can't be trusted. That's why they're more open to the rest of us.
Low physical activity
American scientists have found that people who like to think are less mobile. In the course of his experiment
On the one hand, you can conclude
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