emotional neglect

6 out of 10 male drug-addicts abuse their intimate partners

March 4th, 2011 - 11:34 am ICT by ANI
Washington, March 04 (ANI): New research has revealed a high rate of gender-based violence -both physical and psychological- directed by drug-addict men against their partners.The study conducted at the University of Granada ... 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...

Posted in Health Science |

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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Binge eating disorder severity tied to childhood sexual or emotional abuse

May 13th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 13 (ANI): Severity of binge eating disorder (BED), a psychiatric condition similar to other eating disorders like bulimia, minus the countervailing purging behaviour, and compulsive overeating, but without the constant ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Childhood stress may lead to brain damage

February 26th, 2010 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): Childhood stress such as abuse or emotional neglect can result in structural brain changes, a new study has shown.Using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), researchers have shown that childhood ... Read more...

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Bonding between mother, baby reduces childhood neglect

December 26th, 2009 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 26 (IANS) Strengthening the bond between mother and baby is one way of reducing childhood neglect, says a new study. University of Queensland (UQ) researcher Lane Strathearn's study identifies how ... Read more...

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Child maltreatment associated with reductions in quality of life

May 29th, 2008 - 12:19 pm ICT by admin
Washington , May 29 (ANI): Victims of child maltreatment may lose at least two years of quality of life, even as adults, suggests a new University of Georgia study.Phaedra Corso, associate ... Read more...

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