The Weeds: examining some exciting Swedish administrative data

2016-05-27 Vox

How can parents reduce the likelihood of having children who struggle with depression and ADHD, Vox asks: "One new research paper suggests a possible way forward. "Family Ruptures, Stress, and the Mental Health of the Next Generation," by Petra Persson, (affilietad to IFN) and Maya Rossin-Slater, [...] find that mothers who have close relatives die during pregnancy are more likely to have children who then use anti-anxiety medicine later in life.

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