childhood abuse

Childhood abuse may cause suicidal thoughts in adulthood


April 25th, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 25 (IANS) Children who suffer physical abuse are likely to harbour suidical thoughts as adults, a new study from the University of Toronto has said.According to the report, ... Read more...

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Lifelong traumas may spur irritable bowel syndrome


November 6th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 6 (IANS) Lifelong traumas sparked by natural disasters, housefires or the abuse or the death of a loved one may bring on irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), a painful ... Read more...

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Shania Twain releases her memoir


May 4th, 2011 - 7:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Shania Twain has released a new memoir about her life. The book which is titled “From This Moment On” talks about the country music singer’s past. ... Read more...

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Director Tyler Perry Talks About Childhood Abuse On “Oprah Winfrey Show”


October 21st, 2010 - 9:36 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Much acclaimed filmmaker Tyler Perry made an appearance on the "Oprah Winfrey Show" on Wednesday, where the ace director revealed rather disturbing secrets about his growing ... Read more...

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Most Aussies turn a blind eye on child abuse: Study


September 5th, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 5 (ANI): A new Australian survey has revealed most people would turn a blind eye if confronted with clear signs that a child was being physically or sexually abused or ... Read more...

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Childhood abuse, adversity may shorten lifespan


August 15th, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 15 (ANI): A new study has found that the emotional pains we suffer in childhood can lead to weakened immune systems later in life."What happens in childhood really matters when ... Read more...

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Childhood physical abuse linked to heart disease


July 23rd, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 23 (ANI): A new study has revealed that childhood physical abuse is associated with significantly elevated rates of heart disease in adulthood.The findings were based on data from a 2005 ... Read more...

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Jesse James Breaks Down In Court, Admits Hitting Rockbottom


July 16th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jesse James broke down in court on Wednesday as he spoke about the problems he faced in his childhood. The 'Monster Garage' host choked up in ... Read more...

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Jesse James admits he hit ‘rock bottom’ after splitting with Sandra Bullock


July 16th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 16 (ANI): Jesse James is still taking treatment for his personal troubles after accepting in the court that he hit "rock bottom" following his split from the his ex ... Read more...

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Abuse may raise risk of heart attack, stroke in migraine sufferers


June 24th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 24 (ANI): Scientists have revealed that patients who suffer from acute migraine and have had childhood abuse experiences are more likely to suffer from cardiovascular (CV) disease.Scientists found a linear ... Read more...

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Jesse James’ family members at odds over childhood abuse claims


May 28th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 28 (ANI): Jesse James' claim that he cheated on his wife actress Sandra Bullock because he suffered abuse as a child at his estranged father's hands has created ... Read more...

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Jesse James Blames Unhappy Childhood For His Misdemeanor


May 27th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 27, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Actress Sandra Bullock's estranged husband, Jesse James has blamed his troubled childhood as a contributory factor to his bad behavior as a grown up. He alleged ... Read more...

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Jesse James blames childhood abuse for marriage break-up


May 27th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 27 (ANI): Jesse James has claimed in an interview that childhood abuse provoked him to break off his five-year marriage to Oscar-winning actress Sandra Bullock."I grew up with ... Read more...

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Binge eating linked to childhood abuse


May 13th, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 13 (IANS) Childhood sexual or emotional abuse, which leads to self-criticism, may be one of the reasons behind binge eating, research says. Binge eaters stuff themselves with a day's worth of ... Read more...

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Childhood abuse spurs risk of lung cancer later


January 19th, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 19 (IANS) Children who face emotional, physical or sexual abuse, parental separation or domestic violence, are likely to develop lung cancer later in life, says a new study. The link ... Read more...

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Migraine linked to childhood abuse


January 7th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 7 (ANI): A new study by the American Headache Society's Women's Issues Section Research Consortium strongly suggests that migraine is linked to childhood abuse.Researchers found that migraineurs who had been ... Read more...

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Childhood abuse linked to migraine, other pain disorders


January 6th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 6 (IANS) Childhood maltreatment, especially emotional abuse and neglect, is linked with migraine, says a new study. Migraine patients reporting such abuse or neglect had a significantly higher number of ... Read more...

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Childhood Abuse Leaves Susan Boyle In Depression


December 15th, 2009 - 5:14 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri, Dec.15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Susan Boyle, none other than the one who topped the charts in UK, has just let it out that she is still struggling from depression that was ... Read more...

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Bad childhood impairs immune system later


December 10th, 2009 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 10 (IANS) Childhood abuse, neglect or adversities during childhood can impair an adults' nervous and immune systems, according to a new research. Negative experiences in childhood may alter not only mental ... Read more...

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Childhood abuse ‘accelerates body’s ageing process’


November 21st, 2009 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 21 (ANI): Kids, who suffer physical or emotional abuse, are more likely to undergo accelerated cellular aging as adults, according to new research from Butler Hospital and Brown University.The findings ... Read more...

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Childhood abuse may be linked to osteoarthritis


November 3rd, 2009 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Nov 3 (IANS) Adults who have experienced physical abuse as children have a higher chance of suffering from osteoarthritis compared to those who have not been abused, according to a new ... Read more...

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Childhood physical abuse linked to arthritis


November 3rd, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 03 (ANI): A new study has found a link between childhood physical abuse and osteoarthritis in adulthood.The study conducted by University of Toronto researchers showed that adults who had experienced ... Read more...

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Tyler Perry reveals childhood abuse on his blog


October 7th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The American playwright, screenwriter, actor, director Tyler Perry shared his childhood abuse trauma in a message on his website.He writes that, ‘he was sexually assaulted by ... Read more...

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Childhood physical abuse linked to higher cancer risk in adulthood


June 26th, 2009 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 26 (ANI): A new study by University of Toronto researchers has revealed that childhood physical abuse is associated with higher risk of cancer in adulthood.The study has shown that ... Read more...

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Girls with childhood abuse history ‘at early menarche risk’


May 19th, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 19 (ANI): A new study has found that girls with a history of childhood abuse are at a risk of early menarche or onset of their menstrual periods before age ... Read more...

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Childhood abuse raises psychosis risk in women


April 1st, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 1 (ANI): Women with a history of childhood abuse are twice as likely to suffer from severe mental problem, suggests a new study.However, the same association has not been found ... Read more...

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Childhood victims may carry chemical changes to DNA into adulthood


February 23rd, 2009 - 11:09 am ICT by ANI
London, February 23 (ANI): A new study conducted by researchers of McGill University in Montreal, Canada, has shown that childhood abuse victims can carry chemical changes to their DNA into adulthood. Study ... Read more...

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Child abuse ups sexually coercive behaviour risk in men


October 22nd, 2008 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): Boys with a history of childhood physical or sexual abuse are four times more likely to use sexually coercive behaviour against an unwilling female partner in later ... Read more...

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Victims of childhood abuse turn sexually coercive as adults


October 22nd, 2008 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 22 (IANS) Men who have experienced sexual abuse in childhood are more likely to use sexually coercive behaviour against unwilling female partners when they are young adults.Researchers have found that ... Read more...

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Early first drink ups teens chances of becoming alcoholics in adulthood


September 28th, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 28 (ANI): A new study has found that children introduced to drink under the age of 15, even in supervised conditions, are more likely to become alcoholics.Some parents let ... Read more...

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Women victims of abuse turn child abusers: study


May 14th, 2008 - 2:00 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 14 (IANS) Women who have faced abuse at the hands of elders and relatives as children can themselves turn into child molesters, according to an extensive new study. Most people ... Read more...

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Child abuse may trigger gene changes in brains of suicide victims


May 7th, 2008 - 1:47 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 7 (ANI): A team of McGill University scientists has found that suicide victims who were abused as children have clear genetic changes in their brains.During the study, researchers discovered ... Read more...

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Stress response gene variations may predict posttraumatic stress disorder risk


March 19th, 2008 - 3:50 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Mar 19 (ANI): A new study has suggested that people who have been abused as kids and who have variations of a gene, FKBP5, related to stress response may ... Read more...

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