Poverty linked to child brain development

A new study from JAMA Pediatrics, cited in Reuters, found that being raised in poverty, and possibly stress, can impact the size of the brain as it develops.  Nurturing training for parents and early childhood stimulation programs are suggested as a way to overcome the problem

Advertisements

0 Responses to “Poverty linked to child brain development”



  1. Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s




Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 146 other followers


%d bloggers like this: