Listen to All in the Family
Alcoholism. Respiratory disease. Cancer.
Obesity. We're told that these can be the results of genetics, stress
and poor nutrition. But in recent years, an extraordinary, retrospective
study reveals that childhood abuse may lie at the core of some diseases
that show up in middle-aged adults. IDEAS producer Mary O'Connell
talks to Dr. Vincent Felitti
about the physiological results of psychological trauma.
Read more: The ACE Study (Adverse Childhood Experiences)CBC does not endorse the content of external sites. Link will open in a new window.