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Being Neglected Harms Brain Development in Kids

Being Neglected Harms Brain Development in Kids | Learning, Brain & Cognitive Fitness | Scoop.it
Kids put in institutions have different brain compositions than kids in foster care
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Study finds child abuse can lead to stunted brain development

Study finds child abuse can lead to stunted brain development | Learning, Brain & Cognitive Fitness | Scoop.it

(Medical Xpress) -- A small team of researchers has found that various forms of child abuse can lead to stunted development in certain regions of the brain."

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How Child Abuse Primes the Brain for Future Mental Illness | TIME.com

How Child Abuse Primes the Brain for Future Mental Illness | TIME.com | Learning, Brain & Cognitive Fitness | Scoop.it
A brain scan study pinpoints the changes associated with child abuse that may raise people's risk of depression, PTSD and addictions later in life.
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