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Politico
Toxic childhoods

Why inner city children grow up to be sick adults … and why the lessons also apply to rural America

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Politico
Watch: Nadine Burke Harris explains how ‘toxic stress’ affects all communities

Nadine Burke Harris explains how ‘toxic stress’ affects all communities

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TED Radio
Nadine Burke Harris: How Does Trauma Affect A Child’s DNA?

Why inner city children grow up to be sick adults … and why the lessons also apply to rural America

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Politico
A prescription for… resiliency?

If you could inoculate kids against stress, it might just change their futures. Inside the effort to find out if it works.

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Mother Jones
The Opioid Epidemic Is Literally Changing Kids’ Brains

One effect: These children are more likely to use drugs later in life.

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Washington Post
Baltimore uses trauma research to improve life for poor parents and their children

One day, when she was 14 and feeling ill, Daylesha Brown’s mother took her to a Baltimore hospital…

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CNN
‘Toxic stress’ can harm your child

Chances are, you know someone whose child has been diagnosed with attention-deficit (hyperactivity)…

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Washington Post
This doctor pioneered a way to treat stress in children, a startling source of future disease

Nadine Burke Harris, a pediatrician in San Francisco, is advocating for all children to be screened for traumatic experiences, which, research shows…

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The Chronicle for Social Change
Center for Youth Wellness: Central to Broader Battle Against Child Trauma

One day, when she was 14 and feeling ill, Daylesha Brown’s mother took her to a Baltimore hospital…

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