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Understanding Long Term Impacts to Health Due to Childhood Abuse

Can childhood abuse cause physical health risks in adults?

Photo by Martha Dominguez de Gouveia on Unsplash

Childhood abuse can cause many different types of issues when it comes to adulthood. Often, we hear reports on how damaging these abuses can be long-term when it comes to emotional and mental health. What we do not hear about is the long-term physical health impacts that stem from these abuses.

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Doreen Barker

Doreen Barker

Creator of Stories of Food Production, Farm Girl, Writer of Life and Mental Health, Abuse Warrior and Mentor