ACE Study


Fight for Life, Indianapolis, IN
October 05, 2021

Are Adverse Childhood Experiences Our Biggest Health Problem?

Source: Paces Connection | Repost Fight for Life Foundation 10/5/2021 -Back in 1998, medical doctors Vincent Felitti and Robert Anda, found that ten adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) independently predicted a wide range of psychological and medical disorders in adulthood in a stepwise fashion. That is, the more ACEs people experienced…

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March 12, 2020

Childhood Adversity Increases risk For Long-Term Health And Behavioral Issues

Source: Center for Youth Wellness | Repost Fight for Life Foundation 3/12/2020 -Research shows that the adversity we experience as children can affect us into adulthood. Challenges children face in school, life – and ultimately with their health – are often the symptoms of ACEs and toxic stress. The good news…

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