Inequality might start before we’re even born

2016-05-24 Washington-Post – Wonkblog

For Washington-Post Wonkblog Carolyn Y. Johnson writes about research by Petra Persson, Stanford University and affiliated to IFN, and Maya Rossin-Slater: "They found children who were in the womb when a relative died were 25 percent more likely to take medication for ADHD than those who were infants. Those children grew up to be adults who were 13 percent more likely to take prescription drugs for anxiety and 8 percent more likely to take drugs for depression."

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