Secrets are not something you should keep locked away. Do that, and they'll eat you from the inside out! That's according to scientists studying their psychological impact on the secret-keeper. Laci Green details their findings.

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You can't keep a secret for long
http://www.salon.com/2013/11/21/you_cant_keep_a_secret_for_long_partner/
"Research reveals that no matter how trustworthy you think you are, you'll eventually spill the beans."

The Hidden Costs Of Hidden Stigma
http://www.wjh.harvard.edu/~wegner/pdfs/Smart%20&%20Wegner%20(2000)%20The%20hidden%20costs%20of%20hidden%20stigma.pdf


The Secret Lives of Just About Everybody
http://www.nytimes.com/2005/01/11/health/psychology/11secr.html?pagewanted=print&position=&_r=1&
"One mislaid credit card bill or a single dangling e-mail message on the home computer would have ended everything: the marriage, the big-time career, the reputation for decency he had built over a lifetime."

Relieving the Burdens of Secrecy:Revealing Secrets Influences Judgments of Hill Slant and Distance
http://spp.sagepub.com/content/early/2013/08/02/1948550613498516.full.pdf+html

Revealing Personal Secrets
http://cdp.sagepub.com/content/8/4/105.full.pdf+html

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