Early life stress and later health outcomes--findings from the Helsinki Birth Cohort Study.

@article{Eriksson2014EarlyLS,
  title={Early life stress and later health outcomes--findings from the Helsinki Birth Cohort Study.},
  author={Mia Eriksson and Katri R{\"a}ikk{\"o}nen and Johan G Eriksson},
  journal={American journal of human biology : the official journal of the Human Biology Council},
  year={2014},
  volume={26 2},
  pages={111-6}
}
OBJECTIVES Severe early life stress (ELS) is a well-known risk factor for mental health disorders later in life. Not only mental health disorders are affected by ELS but early life stressors can also induce physical and biological changes increasing the risk for several noncommunicable diseases including type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease. METHODS This review focuses on the cohesive studies of individuals from the Helsinki Birth Cohort Study born 1934-1944 who were sent abroad from… CONTINUE READING
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