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By On July 15th, 2015

Obesity Linked to Trauma: Childhood Stressors Can Create Sickness in Adulthood

“Time heals all wounds.”  Some clichés develop because they happen to be true.  That’s not the case with this one, however.  Childhood wounds, or trauma, which go unaddressed can cause physical illness into adulthood.  I had heard of the Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study, but didn’t realize what led researcher, Vincent Felitti, to first examine…

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