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Teenage Stress Can Alter Genes and Lead to Severe Mental Illness in Adulthood, Johns Hopkins University Study  
1/18/2013 7:30:42 AM

Working with mice, Johns Hopkins researchers have established a link between elevated levels of a stress hormone in adolescence—a critical time for brain development—and genetic changes that, in young adulthood, cause severe mental illness in those predisposed to it.
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