Posts Tagged ‘Luby’

By On October 30th, 2013

Caring for Our Children’s Brains: Poverty and Stressful Life Events

It has long been suspected that poverty and stress were unhealthy for our children.  However, research has now determined there is a direct correlation between our children’s brains and their environment.  According to Luby, J. et al, poverty and stressful life events can cause a reduction in the function of the amygdala, the hippocampus, as…

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