The search will analyze twins food preferences, personality traits and more but one researcher fears all the comparisons could lead to double trouble.
Ann Kramer a licensed mental health counselor who is also a twin feels rewarding twins for their similarities could be a problem, especially if theyre younger.
She says one twin might end up saying, Intuitively, I want to do something different, but weve won this contest for being alike. If I want to branch out, Im breaking the bond.
Instead of competing as mirror images, Kramer thinks twins would gain more from a Meyers-Briggs temperament test, which she says shows on a temperament level, [twins] are very different.
Meanwhile, Harvard Medical School psychologist Carol Kauffmann says the competition is fine as long as twins express their individuality in real life and remember its really all about having fun.
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