Daily Archives: July 26, 2014

Children, Extreme Stress and Gene Expression II

Stress tied to change in children’s gene expression related to emotion regulation, physical health ¬†http://www.srcd.org/ Children who have been abused or neglected early in life are at risk for developing both emotional and physical health problems. In a new study, … Continue reading

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Children, Extreme Stress and Gene Expression

Associations Between Early Life Stress and Gene Methylation in Children http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/cdev.12270/full Children exposed to extreme stress are at heightened risk for developing mental and physical disorders. However, little is known about mechanisms underlying these associations in humans. An emerging insight … Continue reading

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