Chicago Tribune: Being bullied may alter the teen brain, increase risk for mental illness

| Posted in Brain Disease, Brain Education, Brain Research

Teens who are often bullied may be left with shrinkage in key parts of their brain, increasing their risk for mental illness, European researchers report. They said such shrinkage eventually appears to create a growing sense of anxiety, even after taking into account the possible onset of other mental health concerns, such as stress and/or depression. (January 9, 2019)

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