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Inheritance of Traumas and How They May Be Mediated

(4/14/2014)

Hereditary Trauma: Inheritance of Traumas and How They May Be Mediated
Science Daily
April 13, 2014

Extreme and traumatic events can change a person -- and often, years later, even affect their children. Researchers have now unmasked a piece in the puzzle of how the inheritance of traumas may be mediated. The phenomenon has long been known in psychology: traumatic experiences can induce behavioral disorders that are passed down from one generation to the next. It is only recently that scientists have begun to understand the physiological processes underlying hereditary trauma.

For the full article, click here: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/04/140413135953.htm


Keywords: hereditary, trauma, inheritance, mediate, extreme, experience, change, children, psychological, phenomenon



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