Children Who Experience Violence or Trauma Age Faster: Study

Exposure to adversity in childhood is a powerful predictor of physical health problems later in life, according to researchers.

written by
Rajvi Desai
Aug 5, 2020
effects of childhood trauma
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AuthorRajvi Desai

Rajvi Desai is The Swaddle's Culture Editor. After graduating from NYU as a Journalism and Politics major, she covered breaking news and politics in New York City, and dabbled in design and entertainment journalism. Back in the homeland, she's interested in tackling beauty, sports, politics and human rights in her gender-focused writing, while also co-managing The Swaddle Team's podcast, Respectfully Disagree.